AS / NZS 2381.1 Electrical Equipment for Explosive Gas Atmospheres - Selection, Installation And Maintenance - General Requirements - Western Australia


You may need to comply with this standard if you are a responsible person in an underground coal mine and intend to use remote control equipment that does not comply with AS / NZS 4240.

This standard specifies general requirements for the selection, installation and maintenance of electrical equipment for use in areas where flammable materials are generated, prepared, processed, handled, stored or otherwise used, and which are therefore potentially hazardous.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

Work Health and Safety Act 2020 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Work Health and Safety (General) Regulations 2022 Western Australia

Work Health and Safety (Mines) Regulations 2022 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Energy, Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Resources Safety

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