Contura’s Running Right Leadership Academy Receives Award at SME
COAL AGE (23 February 2017)
Contura Energy Inc.’s Running Right Leadership Academy (RRLA), owned by Contura Energy Services LLC, has received the Health and Safety Operational Excellence Award from the Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration (SME). The award recognizes exemplary occupational health and safety management performance and practices, and the honor was formally presented during the SME annual meeting in Denver this week.
According to the SME, eligibility for the award includes performance in accordance with certain health and safety metrics as well as documentation of the organization’s approach to operational management in a number of safety and health related areas including emergency response, compliance practices, training and education.