Accolade: Mine Safety Program garners award

May 17, 2017

Mine safety program logoThe Florida Mine Safety Program, based at TCC’s Florida Public Safety Institute, has received a Communicator Award from the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts for the safety video titled “Confined Spaces in Mining – Authorized Attendants and Practical Rescue Plans.” The program is coordinated by Karen Miller. Thunder Bay Productions of Atlanta and Lava Post Production of Atlanta produced the video.

The Florida Mine Safety Program, which has been based at TCC since 2011, is a federally funded grant program under the Mine Safety and Health Administration, whose mission is to prevent death, disease and injuries in the mining industry.

The video may be viewed at