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Support & Resources

Forms & Online Filing

Access a list of all MSHA forms organized by audience. Some forms can be completed and filed online. Also, get online filing assistance, look up previously filed forms, and find frequently asked questions about online filing login and security.

Equipment Approval & Certification

Find a broad range of Standard Application Procedures and Standard Test Procedures used to evaluate and test equipment, instruments, and materials for use in underground coal and gassy underground metal mines. If you’ve already filed an application for approval, you can check the status on this page. Also, access a series of Compliance Information Guides outlining product approval procedures and policies.  Find a list of approved products for use in a variety of mining applications as well.

Resources & Tools

Access information on mine emergency operations, learn about miners’ rights and responsibilities, and access a range of technical tools and reports.

Alliances & MOUs

Find out about MSHA’s Alliance program and view current alliances between MSHA and other organizations committed to mine safety and health.  Also, learn about the Memoranda of Understanding agreements between MSHA and States, local governments, entities that represent these governments, and other Federal agencies.

State Mining Agencies

Access a list with links to all state-level mining agencies.