Safety Information

Upcoming Workshops


Hard Hat Reminder

Sometimes you are so focused on the big picture that you forget about the things closest to you.  Therefore, please take a few moments and review some very important facts about hard hats along with

Mine Safety Personal Protective Equipment Matrix

As you are aware, there is a variety of different personal protective equipment that is required when working in a mine.  The following matrix has been developed to help guide your way thru which PPE

General Info

Upcoming Holmes Safety Association MSHA Workshop

Please mark your calendar for October 6, 2016 and plan on attending the upcoming MSHA workshop of the Michigan Chapter of the Holmes Safety Association that will be held in Gaylord, Michigan. An agenda is

New Miner Training (Part 46/48B) – October 3-5, 2016

The Michigan Mine Safety & Health Training Program (Michigan Technological University) has a new miner class scheduled in Farmington Hill on October 3-5, 2016. This training will meet the requirements for Part 48B (surface) new

Slogan Contest


The Michigan Aggregates Association Safety Committee has chosen a winner for the 2016 MAA Safety Slogan Contest! Derek Quinn of Carr Brothers & Sons, submitted the winning slogan. He will receive $100 for his entry. The


Sharon Kindt of Carmeuse Lime & Stone was the winner of the 2015 Safety Slogan contest. Her slogan is: Be a Safety Leader - Own it! His winning slogan was used on hard hat stickers

January 24th, 2015|Safety Slogan Contest|


Metal and Nonmetal Mine Safety Alert

Blasting safety demands the highest level of attention among employees working in metal and nonmetal mining. Since 2010, seven miners have died at mines as a result of flyrock, misfires and toxic fumes. Two miners

2015 Award Winners

Aggregrate Industries Dundee Quarry Chelsea Sand & Gravel Battle Creek Sand & Gravel Kwest Sand & Gravel Wayland Sand & Gravel Sweet Otsego Shop Edwardsburg Sand & Gravel NB #1 Aggregate Resources Inc. Aggregate

May 3rd, 2016|Safety Awards|