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Alpha Natural Resources honored for safety

Published On: Mar 13 2013 11:10:40 AM CDT
Updated On: Mar 11 2013 11:10:53 AM CDT

Alpha Natural Resources is being honored for their safety achievements.

Ten mines and other facilities they operate in West Virginia have been honored for outstanding safety achievements in 2012, including the state's top safety award for surface mining.

The award was received at the 40th annual West Virginia mining symposium. The West Virginia office of miners' health, safety and training along with the West Virginia coal association sponsor this award to promote safety in West Virginia coal mines.