You may be required comply with the code if you are involved with mobile autonomous mining in Western Australia. This code provides guidance on:
- Mobile autonomous and semi-autonomous systems used in surface and underground mines and quarries; and
- Developing and evaluating safe work procedures for such systems.
The code applies to all mines with the exception of mines that extract coal by underground mining. You should use this code if you have functions and responsibilities for planning, designing, implementing and maintaining mobile autonomous mining systems. The code may also be useful for supervisors, operations personnel, and safety and health representatives who need to understand the hazards associated with mobile autonomous mining systems.
Please be aware that not all requirements outlined in this code are mandatory. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.