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Schleswig-Holstein

Report mining accidents in accordance with the Mining Ordinance on Documentation

Source: Zuständigkeitsfinder Schleswig-Holstein (Linie6PLus)

Service Description

If your company is active in the mining industry, you must report accidents in which a person is wholly or partially unable to work for more than 3 days to the competent authorities.


Process flow

You can report an industrial accident online via the "BergPass" platform or directly to your local mountain authority.

Report an industrial accident online report:

  • Go to the "BergPass" online platform and register.
    • To register, you will need a BundID and an identity card or residence permit with an active online ID function.
  • Call up the application form and fill out the application completely and truthfully.
  • Upload the required documents as a file and send the notification.

Submit an industrial accident directly:

  • Contact your responsible mining authority and coordinate the required documents.
  • Submit the notification and all required documents.

Further procedural steps:

The competent authority will check your details and the documents submitted. If any documents are missing, the authority will contact you.

Requirements

You and your company are active in the mining industry and an accident occurs in which at least one person is unable to work for 3 days or longer or is partially unable to work.

What are the fees?

Fee: free of charge

Fine: 0,00 - 25000,00 EUR
Payment in advance: No
If you do not report the accident, you are committing an administrative offense that can be punished with a fine of up to 25,000 euros.

What deadlines do I have to pay attention to?

You must make the notification immediately.

Legal basis
Author

The text was automatically translated based on the German content.

Technically approved by

Ministry of Economic Affairs, Transport, Agriculture and Viticulture Rhineland-Palatinate (MWVLW)

Professionally released on

17.08.2023

Process flow

You can report an industrial accident online via the "BergPass" platform or directly to your local mountain authority.

Report an industrial accident online report:

  • Go to the "BergPass" online platform and register.
    • To register, you will need a BundID and an identity card or residence permit with an active online ID function.
  • Call up the application form and fill out the application completely and truthfully.
  • Upload the required documents as a file and send the notification.

Submit an industrial accident directly:

  • Contact your responsible mining authority and coordinate the required documents.
  • Submit the notification and all required documents.

Further procedural steps:

The competent authority will check your details and the documents submitted. If any documents are missing, the authority will contact you.

Requirements

You and your company are active in the mining industry and an accident occurs in which at least one person is unable to work for 3 days or longer or is partially unable to work.

What are the fees?

Fee: free of charge

Fine: 0,00 - 25000,00 EUR
Payment in advance: No
If you do not report the accident, you are committing an administrative offense that can be punished with a fine of up to 25,000 euros.

What deadlines do I have to pay attention to?

You must make the notification immediately.

Legal basis

Author

The text was automatically translated based on the German content.

Technically approved by

Ministry of Economic Affairs, Transport, Agriculture and Viticulture Rhineland-Palatinate (MWVLW)

Professionally released on

17.08.2023

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