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The Mines (Shafts and Winding) Regulations 1993

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Use of winding apparatus

15.—(1) The manager shall ensure, so far as is reasonably practicable, that winding apparatus is used safely.

(2) The manager shall make suitable rules to provide for the safe use of any winding apparatus. The rules shall specify the manner in which and the conditions under which each set of winding apparatus is to be used.

(3) The manager shall ensure that persons are not carried by winding apparatus while it is operating automatically.

(4) No person shall control winding apparatus by radio except with suitable equipment and in a suitable manner.

(5) In this regulation “radio” includes any transmission of electromagnetic radiation.

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