Tag: safety

A worker handles modular synthetic media in a middle deck. Photo courtesy of Polydeck

Screening: Solutions to hazards

November 26, 2018By

Considerations to make when working around screening equipment.

Accenture’s Gaston Carrion

Determining who will run your future mine

October 31, 2018By

As the use of autonomous vehicles and other advanced technologies increases, the profile of the future mining workforce could change by up to 80 percent by 2024.

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MSHA program reclaims $5.2M in unpaid fines

October 25, 2018By

According to the Mine Safety & Health Administration (MSHA), a strengthened enforcement initiative has produced outstanding fines this year from 49 mine operators.

Photo by Zach Mentz

Vulcan, Martin Marietta among NSSGA safety award winners

August 31, 2018By

The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) revealed the Gold Award recipients of its 2018 Safety Excellence and Sterling Safety Awards.

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.

High-visibility vest features several storage pockets

July 31, 2018By

Ergodyne added the new six-pocket GloWear 8346Z two-tone high-visibility Class 3 surveyor vest to its line of safety apparel.

How to build a strong safety culture

July 25, 2018By

Going beyond compliance training is one of the biggest steps organizations can take.

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.