Prevention section

International Section of the ISSA on Prevention in the Mining Industry

The aim of the International Section of the ISSA on Prevention in the Mining Industry is to further and to improve social security in mining worldwide.

Section pictogramme, Mine workers

The International Section of the ISSA on Prevention in the Mining Industry consists of members engaged in occupational safety and health concerning quarrying, coal mining and tunneling operations. Private companies, public organizations, research institutes and experts on safety and health as well as occupational physicians all over the world belong to our section.

They profit from the international exchange on safety and health issues in the mining and quarrying branch and help to improve safety and health in co-operation with other experts.

Safety concerns us all! Be a member of the Section on Prevention in the Mining Industry, get involved in a unique international forum for safety and health in mining, participate in our events and profit from reduced participation fees for conferences!

Types of Membership

ISSA Mining offers two membership categories:

Ordinary members (enterprises and institutions)

  • all organizations (enterprises, suppliers, universities, researchers, associations and all other stakeholders of the mining industry) whose objectives are consistent with those of ISSA Mining;
  • affiliate and associate members of the International Social Security Association (ISSA) and institutions forming part of a federation of institutions, government departments, agencies or other entities being an affiliate or associate member of the ISSA.
  • Members of the ISSA will not pay any contributions to ISSA Mining.

Annual subscription 500 CHF

Corresponding members (individuals)

Personal membership for experts in occupational safety and health protection in the mining industry.
Annual subscription 100 CHF

Each category involves the same opportunities for participation in ISSA Mining's activities!

Application for Membership

 

List of Members

Ordinary members - Enterprises, Institutions, Prevention Authorities

  • AngloGold Ashanti Limited
    John R McEndoo, Vice-President of ISSA Section Mining
    Turbine Square
    76, Jeppe Street
    Newtown
    2001 Johannesburg
    South Africa
    www.anglogold.co.za
  • Austrian Workers' Compensation Board (AUVA)
    Adalbert Stifter Str. 65
    1200 Vienna
    Austria
  • Berufsgenossenschaft der Bauwirtschaft
    Fachausschuss Persönliche Schutzausrüstung im Stabsbereich PSA und besondere DGUV-Kooperationen

    (Expert Committee Personal Protective Equipment and Special Cooperations of the German Accident Insurance)
    Karl-Heinz Noetel
    Zwengenberger Str. 68
    42781 Haan
    Germany
  • Berufsgenossenschaft Handel und Warenlogistik
    Postfach 1208
    53002 Bonn
    Germany
  • Berufsgenossenschaft Rohstoffe und chemische Industrie
    Division Mining
    Hunscheidtstraße 18
    44789 Bochum
    Germany
    www.bgrci.de
  • Cámara Chileno-Alemana de Comercio e Industria (CAMCHAL)
    (German-Chilean Chamber of Commerce)
    Av. El Bosque Norte 0440 of. 601
    Las Condes
    Santiago
    Chile
  • Celal Bayar University Soma Meslek Yüksekokulu
    Asst. Assoc. Dr. Ayla Tekin
    Celal Bayar University
    Soma Vocational School
    Director
    Degirmen Cad. No:2
    45500 Soma/Manisa
    Turkey
    http://somamyo.cbu.edu.tr/
  • Cementos Progreso, S. A.
    Dr. Roberto Hermosilla
    Diagonal 6, 10-01 Zona 10.
    Centro Gerencial las Margaritas Torre II, Nivel 19.
    C/P 01010 Guatemala, C.A.
    Guatemala
    http://progreso.com/
  • CEMEX Deutschland AG
    Frankfurter Chaussee
    15562 Rüdersdorf
    Germany
  • Central Mine Rescue Competence-Center
    Zentrales Grubenrettungswesen
    Hauptstelle Clausthal-Zellerfeld
    Wolfgang Roehl
    Hauptstelle Clausthal-Zellerfeld
    38678 Clausthal-Zellerfeld
    Germany
    www.atemschutzzentrum.net
  • CFT GmbH
    Dr Reinhold Both
    Beisenstr. 39-41
    45964 Gladbeck
    Germany
  • Chamber of Mines of South Africa
    Mr Leigh McMaster
    5 Hollard Street,
    Marshalltown
    Johannesburg
    South Africa
  • Chouburji Manpower International
    Mr. Amir Jahangir Qureshi
    ghani center chowk, office no 06 1st floor
    Chouburji lahore
    Post code 54000
    Pakistan
  • DBE mbH
    Eschenstraße 55
    31224 Peine
    Germany
  • DEZEGA
    Olena Inozemtseva, Head of Analytical Marketing
    146 Zhylyanskaya Street
    Kyiv
    01032
    Ukraine
    www.dezega.com
  • Dräger Safety AG & Co. KgaA
    Mr Werner Ochse
    Revalstr. 1
    23560 Lübeck
    Germany
    www.draeger.com
  • Fluid-Competence GmbH
    Mr Carsten Möller
    Lingelmannstr. 5
    46539 Dinslaken
    Germany
  • German Road Safety Council
    Deutscher Verkehrssicherheitsrat e.V.
    Auguststraße 29   
    53229 Bonn
    Germany
    www.dvr.de
  • Hindustan Zinc Mines
    Zawar Mines
    Mr. KC Jain
    Dist. UDAIPUR
    PIN -313 901
    Rajasthan
    India
  • IAB - Institut für Angewandte Bauforschung Weimar gemeinnützige GmbH
    (Institute for applied construction research Weimar)
    Dr.-Ing. Ulrich Palzer
    Cranachstraße 46
    99423 Weimar
    Germany
    www.iff-weimar.de
  • IG BCE (Labor union for the mining, chemistry and energy branch)
    Stefan Soltmann
    Königsworther Platz 6
    30167 Hannover
    www.igbce.de
  • IMA Europe (Industrial Minerals Association)
    Dr Didier Jans
    Rue des Deux Eglises, 26
    1000 Brussels
    Belgium
    www.ima-eu.org
  • İmbat Madencilik Enerji Turizm San.Tic.A.Ş.
    Aygün Ekici
    Atatürk Caddesi No:378/1
    Sayhan Daire:101/201  
    35220
    Alsancak / Konak -İZMİR
    http://www.imbatmadencilik.com/default-en.aspx
  • Institut de recherche Robert-Sauvé en santé et en sécurité du travail (IRSST)
    505, boul. De Maisonneuve Ouest
    Montréal (Québec)
    H3A 3C2
    Canada
    www.irsst.qc.ca
  • Institute for Research on Hazardous Substances
    Institut für Gefahrstoff-Forschung
    Dr. Dirk Dahmann
    Waldring 97
    44789 Bochum
    Germany
    www.igf-bgrci.de
  • Instituto de Seguridad Minera
    Fernando Borja
    Av. La Molina 1104
    La Molina
    Lima 12
    Peru
    www.isem.org.pe
  • International Mines Rescue Body (IMRB)
    4057 Concorde Street
    Hanmer, Ontario
    P3P IYI
    Canada
    http://www.minerescue.org/
  • ISSA Section on Prevention in Transportation
    Dr. Christian Felten
    Ottenser Hauptstraße 54
    22765 Hamburg
    Germany
  • Istituto nazionale per l'assicurazione contro gli infortuni sul lavoro
    National Institute for Insurance against Accidents at Work
    P.le Giulio Pastore 6
    00144 Roma
    Italy
    www.inail.it
  • Kailuan (Group) LLC
    Mr. Zhang Xianyou
    Foreign Affairs Office
    No. 70 Xinhuadong Rd.
    Tangshan, Hebei, China
  • Kali und Salz AG
    Thomas Nöcker
    Berta-von-Suttner-Str. 7
    34131 Kassel
    Germany
    www.k-plus-s.com
  • Kellermann Mineralgetränke e. K.
    Dietrich Kellermann
    Auf dem Lohknippen 15
    51494 Overath
    Germany
    www.kellermann.net
  • Kömür Üreticileri Derneği
    President Muzaffer Polat
    Paris Cad. No: 4/4
    Kavaklidere
    Çankaya  Ankara
    Turkey
    www.komurder.org
  • Korean Occupational Safety and Health Agency (KOSHA)
    Min-ki Noh, President
    34-4 Gusan-dong
    Bupyeong-gu
    Incheon
    Republic of Korea
  • Kumtor Gold Company
    25-2 Isanov Street
    Bishkek
    Kyrgyz Republic
  • Labour safety scientific research institute 
    Prof. Vladimir Rodin
    11, Tolmachevastr
    Ekaterinburg
    620075
    Russia
  • Lahore School of Public Health (LSPH)
    Maryam Khalid
    Program Coordinator/In-charge
    Health Economics Tulspura
    North Canal Bank
    Canal Road
    Lahore 53400
    Pakistan
    http://www.lmdc.edu.pk/
  • Max Lodging LLC
    Khadbaatar Byambachuluun
    Bayangol district, 16th khoroo, Gandan /16060/
    Peace avenue 35/2, Post office-24, P.O.B-32 Max Center
    Ulaanbaatar 14250
    Mongolia
  • MIBRAG mbH
    Mario Gierl
    Glück-Auf-Straße 1
    06711 Zeitz
    Germany
    www.mibrag.de
  • Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs
    Bureau for Safe Work
    2 Dinh Le Street
    Ha Noi
    Vietnam
    www.antoanlaodong.gov.vn
  • Ministry of Labour of Mongolia
    Ms Alimaa Baasansuren
    Government building-9
    Peace Avenue-16
    Bayanzurkh District
    Ulaanbaatar-13381
    Mongolia
    http://www.mol.gov.mn/
  • Minova Holding GmbH
    Hedi Godland
    Am Technologiepark 1
    45307 Essen
    Germany
  • MSA Deutschland GmbH
    Heinz Engelke, Key Account Manager
    Thiemannstrasse 1
    D-12059 Berlin
    Germany
    http://de.msasafety.com
  • Mutual de Seguridad C.Ch.C
    Julio Ignacio Franzani García
    Avenida Libertador Bernardo O´Higgins Nº194, piso 3 torre C
    Santiago – Chile
    www.mutual.cl
  • National Institute for Research and Development in Mine Safety and Protection to Explosion - INSEMEX Petroşani
    Dr. Eremiea Roman
    Str. General Vasile Milea nr.32-34
    Petrosani 2675
    Romania
  • NATIONAL SAFETY COUNCIL
    HQs & Institute Building
    Plot No.98-A, Institutional Area, Sector 15, CBD Belapur,
    Navi Mumbai - 400 614.
    India  
    www.nsc.org.in
  • One Seven of Germany GmbH
    Andreas Mielecke
    Rudolf-Breitscheid-Str. 78
    14943 Luckenwalde
    Germany
    www.oneseven.com
  • RAG Deutsche Steinkohle
    Mr. Werner Tubbesing
    Shamrockring 1
    44623 Herne
    Germany
    www.deutsche-steinkohle.de
  • RAG Mining Solutions GmbH
    Mr. Dieter Mantwill
    Gleiwitzer Platz 3
    46236 Bottrop
    Germany
  • Research Institute for Occupational Medicine
    Institut für Prävention und Arbeitsmedizin der Deutschen Gesetzlichen Unfallversicherung
    Institut der Ruhr-Universität Bochum (IPA)
    Prof. Thomas Brüning
    Bürkle-de-la-Camp-Platz 1
    44789 Bochum
    Germany
    www.ipa-dguv.de
  • RWE Power AG
    Dr. Ulrich Rust
    Huyssenallee 2
    45128 Essen
    Germany
    www.rwe.de
  • Safety and Health at Work Promotion Association (Thailand) (SHAWPAT)
    22/3 Boromrachachonnee Road
    Thaling-Chan
    Bangkok, 10170
    Thailand
  • School of Mining Engineering
    University of New South Wales
    Mr Lalit Kumar Donakonda
    Kensington
    Sydney
    2052
    Australia
  • Skincare Innovations B.V.
    Margarita Bogoslovskaia
    Koninginnegracht 7,
    2514 AA, The Hague
    The Netherlands
  • State Administration of Work Safety (SAWS)
    Department of International Cooperation
    Mr Qinghua Wang
    21 Hepingli Beijie
    Dongcheng District
    Beijing 100713
    China
  • Technische Fachhochschule Georg Agricola zu Bochum
    c/o DMT-LB GmbH
    Prof. Dr. Jürgen Kretschmann
    Herner Str. 45
    44787 Bochum
    www.tfh-bochum.de
  • Türkiye Kömür Isletmeleri Kurumu (TKİ)
    Director Mustafa Aktaş
    Hipodrom Cad. No:12
    Yenimahalle
    06330 Ankara
    Turkey
    http://www.tki.gov.tr/icerik/sayfa.aspx
  • Türkiye Taşkömürü Kurumu (TTK)
    Director Ercan Gebes
    Yayla Mahallesi
    İhsan SOYAK Sokak No: 6
    67090 Zonguldak
    Turkey
  • TÜV International GmbH (TÜV Rheinland Group)
    Nikolaus Graen
    Am Grauen Stein
    51105 Köln
    Germany
    www.tuv.com
  • TÜV NORD CERT GmbH
    Wolfgang Wielpütz
    Langemarckstr. 20
    45141 Essen
    Germany
    www.tuev-nord.de
  • Union Européenne des Producteurs de Granulats/
    European Aggregates Association (UEPG)

    Rue d'Arlon 21
    1050 Brussels
    Belgium
    www.uepg.eu
  • Zyght HSEC Technology
    Rodrigo Calle
    General Manager
    Santa Beatríz 100
    Oficina 906
    Providencia, Santiago
    Chile

Corresponding members (individuals)

  • Andrian Galach
    Promislova Bezpeka
    P.O. Box 80
    Kiev, Ukraine
  • Nevzat Bagli
    Regional Representative of ISSA Mining for Turkey
    Theodorstr. 46
    45968 Gladbeck
    Germany
  • Dr. Gunter Baldermann
    Am Strengbach 9
    06749 Bitterfeld
    Germany
  • Ricardo Bandin
    Av. Comandante Ramiro
    Correia 45 B
    7800-261 Beja
    Portugal
  • Prof. Ashis Bhattacherjee
    Indian Institute of Technology
    Kharagpur, 721302
    India

  • Dieter Blümke
    Rhader Weg 38
    44388 Dortmund
    Germany
  • Prof. Dr. Bui Van Boi
    General Director of the Centre for Construction Science
    Training and Technology Transfer
    165/192 Le Trong Tan
    Dist. Hoang Ma, Hanoi
    Vietnam
  • Bernd Boczek
    CBM GmbH
    Niederbexbacher Str. 67
    66450 Bexbach
    Germany
  • Prof. Derk Brouwer
    University of the Witwatersrand
    Faculty of Health Sciences
    School of Public Health
    27. St Andrews Road
    2193 Johannesburg
    South Africa
  • Fernando Cavieres
    Ingeniero - Prevención de riesgos y medio ambiente
    Avenida Central 73
    Villa Triana
    Rancagua
    Chile
  • Dr. Damian Fotache
    N.GH. LUPU Hospital
    Occupational Disease Department
    SOS STEFAN CEL MARE N° 21
    Bucharest
    Romania
  • Wolfgang Freiherr von Richthofen
    International Consultant on Labour Inspection/Protection,
    Technical Adviser to IALI, and Consultant for the World Bank
    23, Grotte Garin
    F-01710 Thoiry
    France
  • Dr. Elmar Fuchs
    Ringelgasse 66
    66646 Marpingen
    Germany
  • Mark Füllemann
    Practice & Experience GmbH
    Römerstrasse 11
    CH 5400 Baden
    Switzerland
  • Doan Minh Hoa
    General Director
    No. 24, Ngo Dong Quan 14
    Nghia Do
    Ha Noi
    Vietnam
  • Heinz Junge
    Managing Director and Labour Director
    Mibrag mbH
    Glück-Auf-Straße 1
    06712 Zeitz
    Germany
    www.mibrag.de
  • Marie Larue
    Institut de recherche en santé et en  sécurité du travail du Québec (IRSST)
    505, boul. De Maisonneuve Ouest
    Montréal (Québec)
    H3A 3C2
    Canada
    www.irsst.qc.ca
  • Dr. Günter Levin,
    Technical Secretary of ISSA Section Mining
    Bergbau-Berufsgenossenschaft
    Hunscheidetstr. 18
    44789 Bochum
    Germany
  • Dr. Javier Madera Garcia
    Instituto Nacional de Silicosis
    33006 Oviedo
    Spain
  • Hermano Gomes Machado
    Safety Engineer
    Praca do Mineiro 83
    34000000 N. Lima MG
    Brasil
  • Pishevar Hamidreza
    2nd floor, new building, No.: 1, laleh alley,
    Darake Ave.,
    Velenjak
    IRAN
    postcode: 1984117713
  • Martin Isles
    Martin Isles (Salterns) Limited
    33 Salterns Point
    Salterns Way
    POOLE
    Dorset
    BH14 8LN
    United Kingdom
  • Benjamin Jaramillo
    Mining Engineer
    Av. Alonso de Molina 930 - Lima 33.
    Lima
    Peru
  • Dr. Alejandro Morales Freire
    Casa Matriz: Quebec No 424
    Providencia
    Santiago
    Chile
  • Ali Mozafari
    Mining Engineer
    Center of Research and Training for Occupational Safety and Health (CRTOSH)
    Tehran
    Iran
  • Fernando Muniz Simas
    IVD Workforce Corp.
    295Hagey Blvd.
    Waterloo, ON
    N21 6R5
    Canada
  • Patrick Ndjom
    Conseiller en prévention
    Hydro-Québec
    200, rue Jean-Proulx, RC
    Gatineau, Québec, J8Z 3E5
    Canada
  • Dipl.-Ing. Bernd Neitzert
    Ernteweg 98
    56743 Mendig
    Germany
  • Dr. Bettina Nickel
    Johannes Nickel GmbH & Co. KG
    Gildenwaldstr. 9
    63667 Nidda/Ober-Widdersheim
  • Vladis Nelson
    Técnico em segurança do trabalho e meio ambiente
    Serra pelada
    Pará
    Brasil
  • Ms Nguyen Thi Hoai Nga (Dr.)
    Hanoi University of Mining and Geology
    18 Vien Street, Duc Thang, Bac Tu Liem, Hanoi
  • Mr Yaw Adjei Obeng
    Leading hand/machine operator
    Newmont Ghana Gold
    P.O.Box 59
    Kenyasi-brong ahafo
    Ghana
  • Mr Felix Okafor
    112 Minuwangoda Road
    Negombo
    Sri Lanka
  • Tsogtsaikhan Orgil
    Fire Safety / Safety Officer
    Occupational Safety and Health Department Erdenet Mining Company LLC Erdenet City Mongolia

  • Mario Parreiras de Faria
    Occupational Physician
    Rua Alves do Vale, N° 11/401
    30380320 Belo Horizonte
    Brasil
    www.gold.com.br
  • Dr.-Ing. Herry Permana
    Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources of the Republic of Indonesia
    Directorate General Mineral and Coal
    Mining Inspectorate
    No. 10 Jakarta Selatan 12870
    Indonesia
  • Peter Rödel
    Bei der Ringeljucht 21
    59590 Geseke
    Germany
  • Dr. Patricia Sánchez Pérez
    Lord Cochrane 347
    Dpto 101
    Miraflores
    Lima
    Perú
  • Davaanyam Suren
    Director
    Institute of Technology of Erdenet MC
    Orkhon province
    Mongolia
  • Vu Van Thinh
    Director
    HMT Consulting and Training Company Ltd.
    131 Bui Thi Xuan Str.
    Hai Ba Trung
    Ha Noi
    Vietnam
  • Prof. Dr. Konstantin Todradze
    First Deputy Director of All Russia Occupational Safety Centre
    11 Pokrishkin str., ap. 299
    119602 Moscow
    Russian Federation
  • Ricardo Vhymeister
    Malaga 120
    7550133, Las Condes
    Santiago
    Chile
  • Dipl.-Ing. Ulrich Wallussek
    ErduMo-S. GmbH & Co. KG
    Hochkreuthweg 8a
    87642 Halblech
  • Peter Ward
    300 E. John Carpenter Freeway
    Irving, TX
    75062
    United States
  • Dr. Hossein Zare
    No 57, Poor Maskhani St
    Shariatee Ave
    Postcode 1948474851
    Theran
    Iran

Contact Contact

International Section of the ISSA on Prevention in the Mining Industry
Hunscheidtstraße 18
DE-44789 Bochum
Germany
T: +49 6221 5108 54110
F: +49 6221 5108 12299

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