Codes of Practice

The DMR requires that mandatory COP’s be compiled and submitted for approval in line with a guideline provided.

These Codes are:

  1. Mandatory Code of Practice for an Occupational Health Programme on Personal exposure to Airborne Pollutants.
  2. Mandatory Code of Practice for the Prevention of Flammable Gas Explosions in Mines other than Coal Mines
  3. Mandatory Code of Practice for a Lamproom
  4. Mandatory Code of practice for an Occupational Health Programme (Occupational Hygiene and Medical Surveillance) on noise
  5. Mandatory Code of Practice for an Occupational Health Programme on thermal stress
  6. In addition, the DMR requires a mandatory Code of Practice for Emergency Preparedness and Response
The process of risk assessment and liaison with unions and role players are followed and the COP compiled for approval and submission.