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2018 Spring Thaw Workshops Planned

Statistics show that mining accidents tend to increase during April and May when many intermittently operated mining operations begin producing again, often with new employees who are unaware of the hazards of mining.

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MSHA Reports 13th Fatality for 2017

The Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) reported the 13th fatality for calendar year 2017 in metal and nonmetal mining.  

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Telluride Gravel Attains Safety Milestone

United Companies’ Telluride Gravel plant in Colorado is celebrating an achievement of three million man-hours without a lost-time injury.

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MLPA Recognizes 2016 Safety Award Recipients

More than 80 stationary and portable plant crews of the Missouri Limestone Producers Association (MLPA) were honored with the MLPA Safety Award for their records of safety and outstanding performance in 2016. Categories include the Safety Commendation For No Lost-Time Accidents, as well as the Consecutive Years Without A Lost-Time Accident Award and the Multiples of 100,000 Hours Without A Lost-Time Accident Award.

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