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Safety and health in mines research advisory board

Annual Review 1999


Mr B Langdon, HM Chief Inspector of Mines.
Industry Representative Members
Mr R Latham, National Association of Colliery Overmen, Deputies and Shotfirers;
Mr R Young, president, the British Association of Colliery Management;
Mr N Greatrex, president, the Union of Democratic Mineworkers;
Mr A Galloway, managing director, RJB Mining (UK) Ltd;
Mr J Sorbie, managing director, Midlands Mining Ltd;
Mr J Brown, health and safety manager, Scottish Coal Company Ltd;
Mr J Ainley, vice-chairman, the Federation of Independent Mines;
one vacancy, open to a nominee of the Trades Union Congress;
Adviser members
Dr D Buchanan, Chief Executive, Health and Safety Laboratory;
Mr K S Harrison, head of mining policy, HSE;
Mr R G Siddall, past president of the Institution of Mining Engineers;
Dr R Quinlan, medical director, Business Health Care Ltd;
Prof N Jones, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Liverpool;
Prof K Dunham, Department of Mineral Resources Engineering, University of Nottingham;
Mr W E Hindmarsh, director, International Mining Consultants Ltd;
Mr P Deakin, president, Association of British Mining Equipment Companies.
Others who contributed to SMRAB meetings during 1998
Dr A Jones, Operations Director, Health and Safety Laboratory;
Mr S Bennett, Director, IMC Technical Services Ltd;
Dr D Bigby, Manager, Instrumentation and Research Rock Mechanics Technology Ltd
Mr G Gilmour, HM Inspector of Mines, Secretary to SMRAB;
Mr G Thomas, HSE, minutes secretary;

SMRAB Secretariat
HM Inspectorate of Mines
Health and Safety Executive
Daniel House
Trinity Road
L20 7HE

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