Video: PSU conference gets to the bottom of mining safety

There is a saying in the mining industry: "If it's not grown, it's mined." In fact, many items we depend on each day are a result of mining.

Many would agree that mining comes with some level of danger, but new technology is making working conditions safer than ever, according to experts.

A blasting conference at Penn State took a closer look at this issue.

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Last Updated March 13, 2012