Tag: safety and health

New rescue facility in Kentucky available to mines

September 16, 2015By

The Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) opened a mine rescue station Sept. 18 in Madisonville, Ky. According […]

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Safety MSHA and OSHA use the threat of fines to prevent unsafe conditions, but these agencies have minimal control over unsafe acts. Photo: iStock.com/avatar_023

MSHA to increase enforcement following fatalities

April 30, 2014By

MSHA, following a string of industry fatalities, is encouraging inspectors to do more to keep miners out of […]

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Bridgestone plants earn safety and health awards

April 17, 2014By

Bridgestone Americas received four awards from the Rubber Manufacturer’s Association’s (RMA) Safety and Health Improvement Program (SHIP) for […]

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Luck’s remote control technology recognized with safety award

March 11, 2014By

The National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) bestowed Luck Stone, a Richmond, Va.-based company, with its […]

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