Other publications of interest
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National (other non-fatal)
Publication: Queensland Mines Inspectorate Coal
Methane detectors bypassed on explosive protected diesel engines – Safety Bulletin #189
The purpose of this safety bulletin is to provide information on recent reports and subsequent investigations by the Mines Inspectorate into incidents where methane detectors fitted to underground coal mine explosion protected diesel engine systems have been found to have been bypassed.