Tag: Refuge Chamber

How to Operate an Underground Mine Refuge Chamber

This video explains the operational procedures for the MineSAFE Standard Design Refuge Chamber, an underground mine refuge alternative by MineARC Systems. The training demonstration includes a 20-person refuge chamber,

What is a Refuge Chamber Scrubbing System?

What is a scrubbing system and how does it work? A refuge chamber scrubber uses chemical reactions to remove contaminants from the air within a sealed environment.

What is a Refuge Chamber?

A refuge chamber, also known as refuge station, is a sealed environment, built to sustain life during an emergency or hazardous situation.

Methane: Health and Safety Hazards Fact Sheet

Methane hazards can occur during manufacture, use, and transportation. Although we inhale methane in the air we breathe, exposure to high concentrations of methane is dangerous.

Safety Share: James’s Story

Safety shares in underground mine refuge chambers, help know what it is like during emergencies… It was about a decade ago now, an incident occurred when several oversized rock debris from a drive extension blast…

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