BECKLEY, WV – More than 60 teams representing coal mines around the country will participate in the 2017 National Mine Rescue, First Aid, Bench, and Preshift Competition

WHO: Mine Safety and Health Administration
Holmes Mine Rescue Association

WHAT: 2017 National Mine Rescue, First Aid, Bench, and Preshift Competition
WHEN: Monday, Sept. 11: Bench and first aid competitions
Tuesday, Sept. 12: Mine rescue team field competition
Wednesday, Sept. 13: Mine rescue team field competition
Thursday, Sept. 14: Preshift competition

Each day’s event starts at 8:00 a.m. EDT.

WHERE: National Mine Health and Safety Academy
1301 Airport Rd.
Beckley, WV 25813-9426