Virtual reality for mine safety training.

@article{Filigenzi2000VirtualRF,
  title={Virtual reality for mine safety training.},
  author={M T Filigenzi and Timothy J. Orr and T M Ruff},
  journal={Applied occupational and environmental hygiene},
  year={2000},
  volume={15 6},
  pages={465-9}
}
Mining has long remained one of America's most hazardous occupations. Researchers believe that by developing realistic, affordable VR training software, miners will be able to receive accurate training in hazard recognition and avoidance. In addition, the VR software will allow miners to follow mine evacuation routes and safe procedures without exposing themselves to danger. This VR software may ultimately be tailored to provide training in other industries, such as the construction… CONTINUE READING
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