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.

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With one of the lowest population densities in the word – estimated at around 5 people per square mile, less than the Western Sahara – the landlocked state Mongolia is a country of a vast wealth...
SME’s annual Conference & Expo (ACE) 2016 with its motto “The future for mining in a data-driven world” spun impressive dimensions: 6,300 attendees met in Phoenix, AZ, USA, 21 – 24 February...
More than 400 researchers from 34 countries have already confirmed their participation at the 24th edition of the World Mining Congress. Authors of approved summaries have until the 30th March to...
24 April 2013 was a black day for the textile industry in Bangladesh – and for the world: the textile factory Rana Plaza in Dhaka collapsed because of gross negligence and safety defects in the...
   Mine rescuers operate in a niche deciding on life and death. And it is not only about the safety of trapped miners, but also the safety of the rescuers themselves, operating in...

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International Section of the ISSA on Prevention in the Mining Industry
Hunscheidtstraße 18
DE-44789 Bochum
Germany
T: +49 6221 5108 21000
F: +49 6221 5108 12299

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