Spokane Mining Research Division Fact Sheet

September 2018
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 2018-145

The Spokane Mining Research Division (SMRD) is part of the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH). SMRD works to eliminate mining fatalities, injuries, and illnesses across all mining sectors, focusing on mining in the western United States. SMRD partners with labor, mining associations, equipment manufacturers, mine operators, and other government agencies to study worker health and safety problems, and to develop products and interventions that offer solutions to workplace challenges.

Suggested Citation

NIOSH pdf icon[2018]. Spokane Mining Research Division [PDF – 2 MB]. Spokane, WA: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2018-145, https://doi.org/10.26616/NIOSHPUB2018145external icon.

Page last reviewed: September 26, 2018