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MSHA steps up enforcement and education

Mar 01, 2015

MSHA steps up enforcement and education

Regulators and operators should feel a sense of urgency when it comes to reversing the spike in metal/non-metal fatalities. That was the message shared by Joeseph A. Main, assistant secretary of Labor for Mine Safety and Health, and Neal Merrifield, ...

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Metal and nonmetal mine fatalities increased in 2014

Jan 06, 2015

Metal and nonmetal mine fatalities increased in 2014

Fatalities at metal and nonmetal mines increased to 24 deaths in 2014, up from 22 in 3013, according to The U.S. Department of Labor’s Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA). The most common causes of mining accidents in 2014 involved powered haulage and machinery; ...

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Tuesday AGG1 seminar standouts

Mar 18, 2013

Tuesday AGG1 seminar standouts

Here are a few of the AGG1 Academy educational sessions scheduled for today that we thought looked interesting. If you attend one of these, let us know what you think. Tuesday, March 19 7:30 - 9 a.m. T46: Applying Lean Manufacturing Principles in the ...

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MSHA kicks off its new safety initiative

Mar 01, 2010

MSHA kicks off its new safety initiative

MSHA kicks off its new safety initiative By Kerry Clines, Senior Editor In January, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) announced that recently released data reported an all-time low in the number of mining fatalities for 2009 ...

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