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Safety Services

As a reputable drilling and blasting contractor in the western United States for over 30 years, we are committed to safety in the workplace. Whether in the office, shop, in a vehicle, or on a job site, safety is the most important aspect of our jobs every day.

McCallum Rock Drilling is proud to offer a variety of safety services for the mining, construction, and timber industries. Leading our safety division is Safety Manager Steve Kidwell. Steve is an experienced surface and underground miner who spent many years working as an underground coal miner. He is a former MSHA (Mining, Safety, and Health Administration) inspector and accident investigator and a former member of the Underground Mine Rescue Team. In addition, Steve is a Red Cross-certified and National Safety Council first aid and CPR instructor, certified MSHA trainer, and holds various state mine examiner certifications.

What We Offer

  • MSHA Part 46 New Miner Training (3 Day Training Session; 8 hrs./day) 
  • MSHA Part 46 Annual Refresher Training (1 Day Training; 8-hour Training Session)
  • MSHA Part 48 New Miner Training (3 Day Training Session; 8 hrs./day)
  • MSHA Part 48 Annual Refresher Training (1 Day Training; 8-hour Training Session)
  • On-Site Accident Investigation 
  • On-Site Safety Audits
  • On-Site Record-Keeping/Citation Review 
  • First-Aid/CPR/AED Training 

Our Trainer Steve's Certifications

  • MSHA Health and Safety Inspector
  • MSHA Accident investigation
  • MSHA certified (blue card) Part 48 training/surface, underground and mine rescue
  • Red Cross certified first aid, CPR instructor
  • National Safety Counsel first aid, CPR instructor
  • Wyoming Under Ground Mine Foreman (Coal) certification
  • Wyoming Under Ground Mine Foreman (Trona) certification
  • Wyoming Under Ground Mine Examiner (Coal) certification
  • Wyoming Under Ground Mine Examiner (Trona) certification
  • Indiana Mine Foreman (Coal) certified
  • Indiana Mine Examiner (Coal) certified
  • Indiana Hoisting Engineer (Coal) certified
  • Colorado shot fire certified

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