Treat VCDs properly, regulator says

VENTILATION control plans should provide specific technical detail to help the mine operator when considering the design and installation methods of any ventilation control device, including bulkheads, ventilation doors, brattices, fire resistant anti-static material and seals, the New South Wales Resources Regulator says.

Treat VCDs properly, regulator says Treat VCDs properly, regulator says Treat VCDs properly, regulator says Treat VCDs properly, regulator says Treat VCDs properly, regulator says

VCDs are critical to preventing immediate harm to workers.

In its Guide for the development of a ventilation control plan for underground mines, the regulator states the mine operator needs to take a risk assessment approach to the design of any ventilation