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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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...
The international conference “Challenges and Solutions in a Global Economy – Global Action for Prevention” was organized by the International Labour Organization (ILO) and the International Social...
The International Conference of Safety in Mines Research Institutes (ICSMRI) is one of the oldest, if not the oldest, global mining health & safety Conference, premiering  in 1931 in...
26 October 2015 was a special day for mine safety: After many years of successful cooperation, ISSA Mining and the International Mines Rescue Body (IMRB) agreed on joint membership in the...

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