| Pittsburgh Safety and Health|
Mr. Mark Wesolowski, Chief
|MISSION:|| Provide engineering and technical assistance to the mining industry for the control and
abatement of solid particulates present in the mining environment.|
Gather, compile, and analyze information regarding concentrations of respirable dust, free silica, trace metals, and related substances, and identify health hazards that may result from overexposure.
Develop procedures and formulate precautions to be taken to minimize the degree and extent of hazards.
Receive and analyze respirable dust samples collected by mine operators as required by Section 202(a) of the Federal Mine Safety and Health Act of 1977.
Provide assistance in reducing exposure to environmental dusts.
Environmental Assessment and
Deborah Tomko , Chief
Instrumentation and Analytical Branch
Matthew Fenlock, Chief
Laboratory Quality Control
Joyce L. Swank, Coordinator
Mark J. Schultz, P.E.
An AIHA Industial Hygiene
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