Mine and Quarry

What We Do

The Mine and Quarry Bureau enforces the 1975 Mine Safety and Health Act of North Carolina. The bureau provides education and training, technical assistance, and consultations and also helps mine and quarry operators to comply with the provisions of the 1977 Federal Mine Safety and Health Act.    

Training and Services We Provide

  • First Aid and CPR training for miners
  • Parts 46 and 48 safety and health training
  • Safety and health instructor training institutes
  • Explosives safety course
  • Supervisor training
  • Mine law schools
  • Mine safety and health program consultation
  • Mine safety and health evaluation (inspection)
  • Technical assistance
  • Education and training consultations
  • Safety meetings
  • Health surveys
  • Accident and complaint investigations
  • Assistance with training plans (Part 46 miner training program)