Lexis® Practical Guidance Mine Health and Safety is an online reference tool that focuses on the legislation, processes and procedures that regulate the health and safety of employees and other persons undertaking work on mines.
This practice area comprehensively covers the investigation and reporting of incidents, the holding of inquiries as well as appealing the decisions of inspectors under the Mine Health and Safety Act 29 of 1996. It also deals with the processes of inquests and joint inquiries and inquests as well as guidance on claiming compensation in terms of the Occupational Diseases in Mines and Works Act 78 of 1973 and related legislation.
Lexis Practical Guidance Mine Health and Safety is the ideal solution for legal advisors, directors and mine officials to ensure compliance at all times.
The MHS Inspectorate & Department of Mineral Resources
Scope of the Mine Health and Safety Act (MHSA) application
Rights and duties of employers and employees
Duties of manufacturers and suppliers
Statutory appointments and management of Mine Health & Safety
Mine Health & Safety representatives and committees