4101:9-2-14 Coal mine occupations.

All occupations in or about any coal mine are prohibited for minors under eighteen years of age except the occupations of slate or other refuse picking at a picking table or picking chute in a tipple or breaker and occupations requiring the performance of duties solely in offices or in repair or maintenance shops located in the surface part of any coal-mining plant.


(A) The term "coal" shall mean any rank of coal including lignite, bituminous, and anthracite coals.

(B) The term "all occupations in or about any coal mine" shall mean all types of work performed in any underground working open pit, or surface part of any coal-mining plant that contributes to the extraction, grading, cleaning or other handling of coal.

R.C. 119.032 review dates: 11/04/2003 and 11/04/2008

Promulgated Under: 119.03

Statutory Authority: 4109.05

Rule Amplifies: 4109.05

Prior Effective Dates: 4/17/1979