MSHA announces mine rescue comp winners

A team from Carlsbad, New Mexico, has beat 35 teams from 16 states nationwide to finish first at the 2016 US National Metal and Nonmetal Mine Rescue Contest in Reno, Nevada

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A team tackles the first aid challenge at the 2013 event

This year’s winner, the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant’s Blue Team held off second-place finisher, Vulcan Materials’ Blue Team from Bartlett, Illinois, and Newmont Mining’s Carlin Team from Carlin,