Training in tyre handling

In the first part of Mining Magazine's exclusive Kal Tire interview, Ailbhe Goodbody talks to Dan Allan, senior vice president, and Mike Weir, operations manager, from Kal Tire’s Mining Tire Group about the most important components of safety training at mine sites

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A strong culture of training breeds a strong culture of safety, which is essential in any workplace

Why is it so important to have highly trained staff working with tyres?

Dan Allan (DA): I would frame this in two ways. The first is from a productivity standpoint as a customer - when you're hiring a contractor to do any job, whether it's at your house or at a working mine, what you're looking for is somebody with expertise that helps you get the mo...