Goals and Objectives

  • Provide a community for mining health professionals to share and obtain practical and ‘leading-edge’ knowledge.
  • Advocate for improved standards of occupational health protection in mining.
  • Develop and disseminate best practice information for industrial hygienists and safety professionals in mining.
  • Provide a forum for mining professionals to network and become more involved in the mission.
  • Promote the professional development of mining industrial hygienists and allied professionals through educational courses, informal mentoring, publications, newsletters, etc.
  • Promote access to and exchange of industrial hygiene and occupational health data.
  • Identify and promote mining-related industrial hygiene research.