MSHA seeks data on quartz exposure

MSHA seeks data on quartz exposure

US officials seeking public input to aid in developing permissible exposure limits

Sustainability

30 AUGUST 2019
Lung transplants rising for US coal miners

Lung transplants rising for US coal miners

A new study from NIOSH has shown that the number of lung transplants among coal miners is rising

Maintenance

24 AUGUST 2018
Protecting miners now and in the future

Protecting miners now and in the future

The benefits of using personal monitoring solutions to measure workers' exposure to harmful dusts in...

Sustainability

15 NOVEMBER 2017

Coal dust under control

Lee Buchsbaum looks at the techniques and products that major US miners are using to control coal dust...

Sustainability

17 NOVEMBER 2014
MSHA announces August impact inspection results

MSHA announces August impact inspection results

The MSHA has announced that federal inspectors issued 131 citations and 11 orders during special impact...

Coal

25 SEPTEMBER 2014