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Lydia M. Kocher is with the Pittsburgh Mining Research Division of the National Institute for Occupational Safety & Health.

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Understanding why workers fall Posted on 08 Feb 2021 in the featured & Features & From the Magazine categories.

Falls are an imminent danger in mining, but having protection equipment and the know-how to use it is the recipe to avoid accidents.

Overcoming common slip, trip and fall hazards Posted on 30 Dec 2019 in the featured & Features categories.

Check out these proactive measures, based on National Institute for Occupational Safety & Health research, to help your operation avoid serious incidents.