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National Alliances

National Safety Council
   - signed September 9, 2003.


  • "The National Safety Council and the Mine Safety and Health Administration share a passion for doing everything we can to keep mine workers safe and prevent mining accidents."


  • "This agreement will result in a more focused relationship, with the objective of developing safety and health programs for the mining industry."


  • Among other activities under the agreement, MSHA and the NSC will:

  • Identify way to enhance participation of the NSC's Mining and Minerals Resources Section in safety and health outreach to the industry;


  • Collaborate on developing and conducting technical sessions at a variety of events and conferences; and


  • Work collaboratively to present clear and accurate statistical information on mining and minerals operations in the United States.