Environmental Principles

In support of its mission to advance mineral industries and the men and women within, the Utah Mining Association (UMA) and its membership recognize environmental protection as an essential element of mining and hereby affirm these principles:

A Culture of Health & Safety

Utah Mining Association members are world-class leaders in promoting and living safety and health as a core value. By striving for continuous improvement, the Utah mining industry has developed a safety culture that instills the values of safety leadership, accountability, and personal involvement in every employee. We provide our employees with the required training, tools, and caring leadership to prevent fatalities, injuries, or occupational illnesses so every worker goes home safely every day.