MSHA offers a wide variety of mine safety and health materials to assist trainers and mine operators in promoting a safe and healthy environment at U.S. mines. We are always looking for new materials to share with the mining community. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any materials to share, or if you have any questions or suggestions regarding the safety and health materials on our website.
This section contains safety and health material created under grants received from the State grant program and Brookwood-Sago grant program.
A compliance assistance tool for small mine operators covering health and safety programs, training plan development, reporting practices, and more.
Find safety and health manuals, hazard alerts, presentations and compliance guides organized by mine type and hazard
A collection of videos covering health, safety and other mining-related topics
A series of discussion topics that can be used by small mine operators and others to hold safety and health discussions for their employees at their mining operations
Mining fatality summaries with associated best practices to help prevent similar incidents
Concise guidelines for effective task training
Information on current and previous health, safety and equipment hazard alerts
A variety of handbooks describing inspection procedures, education & training procedures and technical support procedures
Education and training resources from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
This section contains material submitted to MSHA by the mining industry that has shown to be effective in reducing accidents and injuries. Please feel free to use any of this material to help prevent accidents and injuries at your mine or facility site.
This section contains material produced as a result of a partnership between MSHA and the mining industry. These partnerships are part of MSHA’s on-going outreach efforts to provide compliance assistance to mining operations.
Instructor materials and reference guides for MSHA approved instructors and competent persons.