Supplementary information. On February 1 of 2010, the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) requested information regarding whether the use of proximity detection systems would reduce the risk of accidents where mobile equipment pins, crushes or strikes miners in underground mines and, if so, how.
Mar 05, 2018· Proximity Detection and the Last Line of Support. 26th October 2017 The South African coal mining industry led the way for the world when it first installed Strata's HazardAvert proximity detection systems on underground mining equipment …
"Researchers at the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Spokane Research Laboratory, studied technology and methods that could reduce accidents involving surface mining equipment that collides with other vehicles or workers, or drives over an unseen road edge.
Surface Applications. The Schauenburg Systems Surface Proximity Detection System is a vehicle and personnel tracking and collision awareness system, compatible with SCAS II underground equipment that uses advanced detection technologies and algorithms designed to save lives and reduce costs.