Working near Unexploded Explosive Ordnance (UXO)

Safety tips and procedures for those who may encounter Unexploded Explosive Ordnance (UXO) on the job.


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Construction, agriculture and natural resources

Advice for people working in construction, agriculture, or natural resources near or on UXO sites.

Landowners and property managers

Safe practices for landowners and property managers in charge of land that could contain UXO. 

First responders

Procedures for emergency responders responding to a UXO-related call.

Commercial fishermen, divers and the maritime industry

Tips for people who may encounter underwater UXO while on the job.

Scrap yards

Safety tips for scrap processors that could encounter UXO on the job.


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