Underground Coal Mine Fire Preparedness and Response: Fire Protection and Firefighting Standards Mobile App
The Underground Coal Mine Fire Preparedness and Response: Fire Protection and Firefighting Standards mobile app helps MSHA firefighting teams prepare for fire related emergencies during coal mining operations.
How does it work?
Easily accessible from any smartphone or tablet, the app was designed to increase the safety and health of miners by ensuring that all firefighting equipment is easily accessible at all times during standard mining operations.
With the user friendly app, it's easy for underground coal mine fire prevention teams to protect miners in case of a fire. The electronic checklist covers a variety of firefighting equipment that should be present during coal mining operations, including breathing apparatus equipment, fire extinguishers and other types of fire suppression devices.