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This training package educates the mining community about possible interventions beyond kneepads that may be used to help decrease knee injury rates.
9/1/2002 - Information CircularsThis NIOSH Information Circular presents basic principles for teaching adults and provides examples of how these principles can be used to develop and implement effective training for miners.
4/13/2020 - Research projectsA project to compile, manage, and analyze available secondary data sources related to miner health and exposure across mining, but with an initial emphasis on metal and industrial mineral sectors.
10/5/2019 - Research projectsTo use health and safety leading indicator data to identify trends and predict outcomes that subsequently can be operationalized and addressed within risk management interventions to prevent fatalities, injuries, and disease among miners.
8/30/2019 - PublicationsUse this infographic to learn more about the effects of fatigue on workers and what you can do to lower your risk.
3/6/2019 - Research projectsA project to establish a program that assesses and tracks miner health and hazard exposures to determine needs for targeted intervention and research reduce occupational illnesses and improve miners’ health in the U.S.
12/3/2018 - Awards and recognitionJoin the Mining Program in celebrating the hard work of the men and women who extract much-needed resources from the earth on National Miners Day on December 6, 2018.
12/5/2017 - News and announcementsMiner's Day is December 6, 2017. We celebrate miners and honor the difficult work they do. Our society depends on them to produce the raw materials we need.
12/1/2016 - News and announcementsMiner's Day is December 6, 2016. Celebrate our miners and the hard work they do to support our society and build a safe and prosperous mining industry.
A feature story to announce the publication of a new NIOSH RI on built-in-place refuge alternatives.