Department of Labor finds 242 violations in June 2023 during inspections at 18 mines in 12 states, many with history of repeated safety, health issues- MSHA News Release Posted: [July
Training Resources Applied to Mining (TRAM) Annual Conference October 10-12, 2023 National Mine Health and Safety Academy, Beaver, WV The Training Resources Applied to Mining Conference (TRAM) will be held
Women in Mining: WIM USA, MSHA sign alliance agreement: North American Mining, July, 2023. Women in Mining National (WIM USA) inked a historic agreement with the U.S. Mine Safety and
MSHA Releases Proposed Silica Rule By Donna Pryor on July 3, 2023 POSTED IN MSHA, RULEMAKING NEWS MSHA has published the proposed silica rule on their website. Among other things,
M-NM-By-Specific-Month-Qry DATE MONTH STATE LOCATION MINE NAME MINE TYPE DISASTER TYPE FATALITIES 6/24/1887 6 NV Virginia City, NV Gould & Curry Gd/Sl Fire 11 6/4/1901 6 MI Iron Mountain,
Longwall Accidents From January 2013 to March 2023, there have been 545 accidents on longwalls in underground coal mines, causing seven deaths and 333 serious injuries. These accidents occurred when
Heat and Ignition Hazard Improperly applying large quantities of foam products to fill voids can cause underground mine fires. Polyurethane-based foam products will produce heat from an exothermic chemical reaction.
2023 Stand Down to Save Lives Mining fatalities, serious incidents and injuries are occurring across commodities and across the country. Stand Down to Save Lives is an opportunity to take