Physical Hazards In The Mining IndustryHenan Mining . Physical hazards in the mining industry Issue Underground mining by its nature presents a range of health and safety hazards that are different from those in other sectors Some hazards such as ground instability are inherent in the underground environment Emailquery
Physical Hazards In The Mining Industry. South African mining industry, as driver sleepiness is a reality and a safety risk. Poor quality and quantity of sleep have been identified as major risk factors in the reduced alertness of haul truck drivers during mining operations11.