September 2004
Volume 56    Issue 9

Vernal Mine: 19 years without a lost-time accident

Mining Engineering , 2004, Vol. 56, No. 9, pp. 85-85


 Earlier this year, Simplot Phosphates achieved a safety milestone at its Vernal, UT phosphate operations. In March, the entire operation reached achieved seven years without a lost time accident. And the mine operations at Vernal reached the 1 million hours benchmark without a lost time accident. This million hour achievement has been 19 years in the making.

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