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Bureau of Mine Safety

The Bureau of Mine Safety is responsible for the health and safety of miners in all underground mines throughout Pennsylvania.

Richard A. Wagner, P.E., Director

DEP New Stanton Office
131 Broadview Road
New Stanton, PA 15672
Phone: 724-925-5500
Fax: 724-925-5557

To Report Mine Emergencies and Serious Accidents:
Toll Free 1-800-541-2050

In order to accomplish this objective, the bureau engages in the following primary services:

  • Mine Inspection
  • Accident Investigation
  • Engineering and Plan Approval
  • Training of Miners
  • Emergency Response
  • Equipment Approvals
  • Certifications

Bureau of Mine Safety Announcements and Current Training