Celebrating 200 Years of the Flame Safety Lamp

Celebrating 200 Years of the Flame Safety Lamp November 2015 is recognised as the bicentenary of the invention of the Flame Safety Lamp. This was one of the most important innovations in the history of mining as it revolutionised the mining industry and many feel that it kick-started the industrial revolution. Explosions were common in … Continue reading Celebrating 200 Years of the Flame Safety Lamp