Mining Feature: NIOSH at SME 2022

Monday, February 28, 2022

NIOSH Exhibit and Technical Sessions

NIOSH will showcase a number of its latest products in mine safety and health research at the 2022 MINEXCHANGE Annual Conference and Expo sponsored by the Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration (SME) Feb. 27 to March 2 in Salt Lake City.

Find us at Booth #1708 to learn about our apps, technology, and guidelines. This year, we're highlighting two of our latest pieces of software. Learn how

In need of easily displayed training tools? Pick up some of our handy infographics to offer a visual means for your workers to keep health and safety in mind. We're now offering these pages in Spanish.

Plus, pick up your copy of the latest version of the Best Practices for Dust Control in Coal Mining, Second Edition, and the Dust Control Handbook for Industrial Minerals Mining and Processing, Second Edition, as well as other materials.

Don’t miss our presentations on a range of safety and health topics. See schedule below for details.

Monday, Feb. 28th

Room/Time Session/Presentation
151D-F Coal & Energy: Research and Innovation in Coal Mine Dust Control
2:00 pm A Summary of Respirable Coal Mine Dust and Respirable Crystalline Silica Dust Research Accomplished Through the MINER Act under the NIOSH Office of Mine Health and Safety Research
155C Health & Safety: New Technologies and AI Applications to Improve Hazard Identification
3:05 pm Statistical Analysis of Diesel Particular Matter and Silica for Underground Stone Mines
4:05 pm Managing Ground Support for Long-Term Stability in Underground Mines - Introduction

Tuesday, March 1

Room/Time Session/Presentation
155C Health & Safety: Applied Surveillance Research in Risk Management and Total Worker Health
9:25 am Findings From a Systematic Review of Fatigue Interventions: What’s (Not) Being Tested in Mining and Other Industrial Environments
255A Mining History: 150 Years of AIME
3:45 pm AIME 150 Years Later - Professionalism in the Mineral Industries

Wednesday, March 2

Room/Time Session/Presentation
255A Health & Safety: NORA: Respirable Crystalline Silica Dust in Metal, Non-Metal and Coal Mining
9:45 am Respirable Crystalline Silica Exposures Among United States Metal and Non-Metal Miners, 2000-2019
155C Health & Safety: Advances in Health Exposure and Monitoring
2:05 pm Wavelength Selective Portable Device for Quantifying Organic and Elemental Carbon in Diesel Particulate Matter
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