Mining safety standards have evolved dramatically since personnel were first using canaries to signal the presence of dangerous gases underground.
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Supporting the next generation of mining and safety leaders through the South Dakota Mines Mine Rescue Team Scholarship, 2021.
Underground and above-ground mine refuge chamber duration should be determined on a risk-based approach. How long a mining shelter…
The future of mining is rapidly growing at Lundin Mining; new technology is used to build operations while upholding excellence in health and safety.
Restoring a non-compliant Brokrew Emergency Refuge Bay gave it new life and more importantly improves safety on-site.
The influence of the olfactory system to warn us of possible danger is more powerful than we think. This trigger is why stench gas is commonly deployed in high-risk areas where multiple alerts are needed.
ERT has taken Erica A. Gallegos Arias all over the world; she shares her progression, from trainee to international judge of mine rescue events.
MineARC Systems America is excited to announce the annual recipient of the Mine Rescue Team Scholarship, Jacob Collier.
Safety at Tüprag, a focus as the mine expands, triggering the growth of its refuge chamber fleet, incorporating new technology and automation
Western Australia’s Department of Mines and Petroleum enforce refuge chamber maintenance requirements following safety concerns.