Pittsburgh Mining Research Division Fact Sheet

September 2018
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 2018-146

The Pittsburgh Mining Research Division (PMRD) is part of the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH). PMRD conducts research to reduce a wide variety of occupational safety and health hazards. PMRD works to eliminate mining fatalities, injuries, and illnesses across all mining sectors. PMRD partners with labor, mining associations, equipment manufacturers, mine operators, and other government agencies to collect data, develop and test software, create and review new technologies, and offer solutions to workplace challenges.

Suggested Citation

NIOSH pdf icon[2018]. Pittsburgh Mining Research Division [PDF – 2 MB]. Pittsburgh, PA: 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. 2018-146, https://doi.org/10.26616/NIOSHPUB2018146external icon.

Page last reviewed: September 26, 2018