Tag: Joe Main

National Miners Day celebrated

December 6, 2016By

The Mine Safety & Health Administration and National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association are recognizing National Miners Day today.

Miner safety and recognition

December 5, 2016By

As we head into the winter months, aggregate producers must take special precautions to ensure the health and safety of their workers.

MSHA notes winter hazards to avoid

November 11, 2016By

The Mine Safety & Health Administration (MSHA) issued a safety message to the industry as miners will soon be working in winter.

MSHA: Mining deaths drop to historic lows

October 13, 2016By

The Mine Safety & Health Administration (MSHA) released data that reveals fiscal year 2016 was the safest year in mining history.

MSHA’s Merrifield to retire

October 7, 2016By

Neal Merrifield, metal/nonmetal administrator at the Mine Safety & Health Administration (MSHA), announced plans to retire.

MSHA issues safety alert for drill operators

August 12, 2016By

The Mine Safety & Health Administration released a drill entanglement safety alert to the mining community.

MSHA celebrates academy’s 40th anniversary

August 10, 2016By

MSHA plans to commemorate its National Mine Health & Safety Academy’s 40th anniversary with a ceremony in Beaver, W.Va.

MSHA names mine rescue contest winners

August 3, 2016By

The Mine Safety & Health Administration (MSHA) named the winner of the 2016 National Metal and Nonmetal Mine Rescue Contest.