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October 30 is Mine Rescue Day.  That specific date was designated by the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) back in 2013 as a time to recognize the dedication and sacrifice of volunteers who risk their own lives to save other miners. There are more than 250 mine rescue teams that are certified and equipped to perform mine rescue […]

Welcome to the October edition of CORESafety TV — the online video program from the National Mining Association. One of the hottest topics in mining today is the use of Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS). Commonly referred to as “drones”, these systems are being employed by practically every mining operation in the world, including virtually all CORESafety companies. UAS programs […]

The National Mining Association (NMA) has recognized Usibelli Coal Mine (UCM) for receiving CORESafety® certification. CORESafety’s approach to safety and health emphasizes accident prevention and uses a risk-based management system anchored in leadership, management and assurance. Its 0:50:5 objective is intended to help companies achieve zero fatalities and a 50 percent reduction in injuries within five years of implementation. Usibelli […]

Welcome to the September 2020 episode of CORESafety TV — the online video program from the National Mining Association. Last month, we took you to Freeport-McMoRan’s Safford and Lone Star Mines, where we interviewed Mine Manager Bret Hunt about traffic safety improvements they’ve recently made. In this new episode of CORESafety TV, we continue by […]

Welcome to the August 2020 episode of CORESafety TV — the online video program from the National Mining Association. Last month, we shared some important insights about best practices to lessen the risk of powered haulage accidents at mining operations. In this episode of CORESafety TV, we dig a little deeper into the traffic safety improvements that Freeport-McMoRan Inc. has been making at […]

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