747. Appointment of surveyors in regard to mines.

The mine operator1 must ensure that there is appointed2 a suitably qualified and competent person3 as surveyor of the mine at all times during any period when: (1) mineral is being extracted from the mine, or such extraction is proposed; or (2) there is significant excavation at the mine, or such excavation is proposed4. Where for any reason a person so appointed ceases to be the surveyor of the mine during any period mentioned head (1) or (2) above, within a reasonable time after the appointment ceases the mine operator must appoint another suitably qualified and competent person to