Highwall Safety Bulletins: MSHA

2023-12-15T08:33:39-05:00December 15th, 2023|Cornett's Corner, MSHA|

Highwall and Shovel: MSHA BEST PRACTICES 1. Train all miners in highwall hazard recognition. 2. Conduct examinations prior to beginning work around highwalls, and as frequent as necessary to ensure

Miner Health Matters: MSHA

2023-11-28T13:28:20-05:00November 28th, 2023|Cornett's Corner, MSHA|

Miner Health Matters- MSHA The U.S. Department of Labor's Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) works to prevent mining injuries, illnesses and fatalities, and promote safe and healthful workplaces for

Safety In Cold Weather: MSHA

2023-11-20T07:31:33-05:00November 21st, 2023|Cornett's Corner, MSHA|

Safety In Cold Weather: MSHA Click here for a complete copy of the pdf from MSHA providing important cold weather reminders/alerts. Cold weather can cause cold stress, which can lead

MSHA Targets 56 Mines

2023-10-07T20:50:23-04:00October 9th, 2023|Cornett's Corner, MSHA|

Click here for the attachment  for the October 2023 Newsletter from the Law Office of Adele Abram containing information on recent MSHA violations. Thanks, Adele

MSHA June, 2023 Violations

2023-08-08T09:19:21-04:00August 15th, 2023|Cornett's Corner, MSHA|

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

2023 TRAM Conference

2023-08-02T10:03:15-04:00August 4th, 2023|Cornett's Corner, MSHA|

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

June M/NM Mining Disasters

2023-06-08T14:48:35-04:00June 8th, 2023|Cornett's Corner, MSHA|

  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 – Safety Alert

2023-06-01T14:27:56-04:00June 1st, 2023|Cornett's Corner, MSHA|

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

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