Section 27-24. Evacuation and rescue equipment in connection with rock work

The employer shall ensure that proper evacuation and rescue equipment is available and maintained.
The employees shall always have respiratory protection equipment available and within reach, so that they can withdraw to safety.
The employees shall receive training in the measures that are expedient in emergencies.
The equipment shall be maintained and ready for use at all times.
Appropriate and sufficient breathing and resuscitation equipment shall be available in all areas where employees can be exposed to harmful atmospheres. The equipment shall be safely stored and maintained.