Health and Safety at Work (Mining Operations and Quarrying Operations) Regulations 2016

Schedule 4 Ventilation control devices and design criteria

r 182(1)

Ventilation control deviceDesign criteria
Ventilation ductingAnti-static and fire-resistant
Brattice line or temporary stoppingAnti-static and fire-resistant
Separation stopping for a primary escapewayAnti-static, fire-resistant, and of substantial construction that will ensure minimal leakage
Stoppings, doors, overcast, or regulator installed as part of the main ventilation systemCapable of withstanding an overpressure of 35 kPa
Stoppings, doors, overcast, or regulator installed as part of the ventilation system for a panelCapable of withstanding an overpressure of 14 kPa
Mine entry airlockCapable of withstanding an overpressure of 70 kPa while it is open
Type B sealCapable of withstanding an overpressure of 35 kPa
Type C sealCapable of withstanding an overpressure of 140 kPa
Type D sealCapable of withstanding an overpressure of 345 kPa
Type E sealCapable of withstanding an overpressure of 70 kPa

Compare: SR 2013/483 Schedule 5