Mar 24, 2020
MSHA: Mining Safety and Health Administration
MSHA provides hundreds of resources to help miners become trained in identifying the potential mining hazards they may face. However, these resources come with the expectation that all new miners must become safety-certified. They are required to complete a minimum of 24 hours of training within their first 90 days of employment. Before a miner is even allowed to work in the mine, they must complete at least four hours of safety training, and there are two core certifications miners must...