- Diseases and injuries
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- Geologic conditions and events
- Hazard prevention and control
- Hazards and exposures
- Mine locations, excavations, and structures
- Mining types and methods
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2/18/2021 - Research areasMethane is an odorless, tasteless, colorless, lighter-than-air gas formed by the decomposition of organic and other carbonaceous materials. From 5% to 15% can form an explosive mixture which, if ignited, can have catastrophic consequences.
1/26/2021 - Research areasManual Materials Handling
1/15/2021 - Research areasRock Dusting Topic Page
10/16/2020 - Research areasThis page summarizes how NIOSH is addressing respiratory diseases in the mining industry.
10/16/2020 - Research areasRespirable Dust Topic Page
9/1/2020 - Research areasDiesel Exhaust Topic Page
9/1/2020 - Research areasMonitoring Ventilation Parameters and Accumulations of Combustible Gas Topic Page
8/31/2020 - Research areasExposure Monitoring of Dust and Toxic Substances Topic Page
8/26/2020 - Research areasNIOSH Mining topic page on fire control and suppression.
A description of the NIOSH Mining Program.