Mines and Quarries Act, 1965

Miscellaneous provisions for securing safety of persons employed.

96.—(1) Regulations may provide, in relation to quarries, for—

(a) the generation, storage, transformation, transmission and use of electricity and the use, construction, installation, examination, repair, maintenance, alteration, adjustment and testing of electrical apparatus and electric cables;

(b) the supply, storage and use of blasting materials and devices;

(c) the provision and maintenance of apparatus for the purpose of preventing and combating outbreaks of fire.

(2) In this section “blasting materials and devices” has the same meaning as in section 66.