Open cut mining, also known as surface or open cast mining, typically involves the use of heavy mobile equipment to load and move materials. This section provides vehicle interaction control improvement resources that are relevant for surface mining.

Open Cut

Guidance Note QGN 27 Collision prevention…

Guidance Note QGN 27 Collision prevention, Mining and Quarrying Safety and Health Act 1999 ? issued by the Mines Inspectorate of the Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy (DNRME) Queensland Government, Australia. Published in 2018, this Guidance Note applies to surface and underground operations and is designed to assist in the identification of hazards, and the development and implementation of controls, to manage the risk to persons from collisions. This includes collisions between vehicles, vehicles and persons, and vehicles and infrastructure. (More...)