Safety Programs and Trainings


The NDSC puts the resources you need at your fingertips. Follow the links below to request or purchase key resources for your mine safety toolbox.



Part 46 Sampler Pack Request
This sampler was developed by MSHA and contains many resources including the Part 46 Rules; How to Develop a Training Plan; and Sample Training Records.


MSHA Fatalgrams
Fatal alert bulletins and fatalgrams are part of the Mine Safety and Health Administration’s program to alert the mining industry in a timely manner of a tragic loss of life in the mines. We encourage you to consider the information as you make important safety decisions for your company.


Click here for the most recent Fatalgram data available.

MSHA Forms & Online Filing
Click here to access some of the most frequently requested MSHA forms.


Respirable Coal Dust: Health Surveillance for Coal Miners
In accordance with MSHA’s final rule on respirable coal mine dust exposure, NIOSH expanded its health surveillance program for coal miners to include periodic lung function testing (called spirometry), respiratory health assessment questionnaires, and extended health surveillance to workers at surface coal mines.


Review this letter from Sanford OccMed for clarification of requirements and services available in ND.