760. Operation of winding gear in staple-pits and unwalkable outlets in regard to mines.

The mine operator1 must ensure that winding apparatus2 is suitable and has effective means: (1) to control the speed and distance of travel of the conveyance or counterweight; (2) to stop and hold the conveyance or counterweight in a safe manner, in the event of an overwind3; and (3) to monitor the position and movement of every conveyance in a shaft4.

The mine operator must: (a) make arrangements for the systematic inspection, maintenance and (where appropriate) testing by competent persons of: (i) shafts; (ii) their linings and fixtures; and (iii) winding apparatus; (b) prepare and keep up to date a