Tag: mine safety

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MSHA awards $250K in 2018 Brookwood-Sago Grants

October 1, 2018By

MSHA awarded $250,000 to four organizations to develop and conduct training programs that support the recognition and prevention of safety and health hazards in underground mines.

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The good, the bad and the ugly of online training courses

August 27, 2018By

Be wary of the Internet-based ‘MSHA training program,’ as it might be a hoax to lure money out of your pocket.

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MSHA to explore safety tech for mobile equipment, conveyors

July 31, 2018By

The Mine Safety & Health Administration (MSHA) will hold six public stakeholder meetings and a webinar to discuss potential improvements.

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Missouri producer develops unique safety program

July 24, 2018By

The Capital Materials program incentivizes employees to work safely for themselves and those working around them.

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MSHA to distribute $250K in safety grants

July 24, 2018By

The Mine Safety & Health Administration (MSHA) funding will enable recipients to develop training materials, provide mine safety training and more.

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Quiz: Are you an expert at recognizing safety hazards?

June 15, 2018By

Recognizing safety hazards is the first step in maintaining a safe work environment. Test your knowledge to see how much you know about recognizing hazards.

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MSHA to allot $10.5M in grant funding for training

June 8, 2018By

The Mine Safety & Health Administration (MSHA) will provide the funding for federally mandated training and retraining of miners.

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Benchmarking the aggregate industry on safety

May 21, 2018By

Take a historical look at the aggregate industry’s safety performance in mine safety and health.

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