Quantcast

Latest Mine Safety and Health Administration Stories

2015-01-24 23:03:33

“The New Face of Blast Design” webinar, airing on February 25, 2015, will cover important safety challenges that explosives engineers face and explain why having a solid plan, the right tools

2013-11-28 23:22:18

Doe Run's Comprehensive Training Promotes Safe Practices in Company’s Mines and Mills St.

2013-08-14 23:28:03

For the first time in its 50 years of operation, The Doe Run Company’s (Doe Run) Southeast Missouri Mining & Milling Division (SEMO) in Viburnum, Mo., reached 2.5 million safe work hours


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.