Accidental Vein

Accidental Vein

An imprecise term that refers generally to a continuous body of a mineral or mineralized rock filling a seam other than the principal vein that led to the discovery of the mining claim or location.

Cross-references

Mine and Mineral Law.

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It protects the healthcare worker and waste handlers against dirty needlesticks and substantially reduces the patient's risk of accidental vein injury.