542-0333/02 – Safety and Legal Problems of Mining (BPPH)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Mining Engineering and SafetyCredits5
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Pavel Zapletal, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Pavel Zapletal, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2003/2004Year of cancellation2019/2020
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
ZAP015 doc. Ing. Pavel Zapletal, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2
Part-time Credit and Examination 12+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The aim of this subject is understanding of the regulations associated with the mining.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations


The subject deal with the precaution of the life and health protection including material values. There are solving areas of protection of humane health and society and economic interests. The area of mining legislative and labour-law relations are looking through there.

Compulsory literature:

Woodley, D.G.: Coal Mining Law for the Land Practitioner, Oyez, London 1992 Mining Act No. 44/88 Coll., as amended, and legal arrangements Act No. 61/88 Coll. Mining and state mining administration Act No. 262/06 Coll. Labour Code, as amended, and legal arrangements

Recommended literature:

Prague-Ordinance No. 22/89 Coll., ensuring safety and operations atworking underground Prague-Ordinance No. 26/89 Coll., ensuring safety and operations atwork surface

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Essay,control test


Other requirements

The knowledge of the basic terms of the Mining Law and the other regulations


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

State Mining Administration and state technical supervision Upper-law and protection of mineral resources the way CR investigation of non-application of the Mining Act in respect of bearing exploration, construction of mines and surface water protection areas -Labour injuries -Environmental Protection -treatment of mineral raw materials Mine-rescue service -dumps and disposal of excavated materials

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2015/2016 Winter semester, validity until: 2019/2020 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 33  17
        Examination Examination 67  18
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2017/2018 (N2111) Mining (2101T008) Mining Engineering P English Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (N2111) Mining (2101T008) Mining Engineering P English Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2015/2016 (N2111) Mining (2101T008) Mining Engineering P English Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan

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