Site Visit to Mines Rescue

The May SHEF(S) meeting took place at the Mines Rescues Service Ltd in Crossgates, Fife on the 25th May.  The visit involved a short presentation on the history of Mines Rescue, the work they do today and a trip underground to experience the conditions and hazards of working in confined/enclosed spaces. Pictures are available in the Gallery. For over 100 years, Mines Rescue Service has developed its specialist skills, experience and knowledge gained from working in a difficult and potentially dangerous environment, to effect the rescue and escape of mineworkers from underground.

Mines Rescue Service Ltd offers expertise and support through a range of comprehensive range of health and safety related products, training and services available to a wide range of private sector companies, large and small businesses and public sector organisations.