New Safety Training Resource Available from MIA+BSI

MIA+BSI: The Natural Stone Institute
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New Safety Training Resource Available from MIA+BSI


Oberlin, OH and Chestertown, NY, September 26, 2017—

MIA+BSI is pleased to announce the release of a new collection of training videos. This compilation is available only as a flash drive and brings together four of the association’s most popular training videos.


Health and Safety in the Natural Stone Industry includes the following videos:

  • Silicosis: Incurable But Preventable
  • Fall Shadow
  • Natural Stone Installation: Best Practices for Safety and Success
  • Safe Stone Slab Handling II


Ted Skaff, chair of the MIA+BSI Safety Committee and Vice President of Marketing for Lackmond Products, commented: “This video bundle offers a convenient health and safety training resource for anyone in the stone industry. It is ideal for use by natural stone fabricators and distributors for employee orientations and safety meetings. These topics are paramount to the success and safety of the stone industry, and we hope that this new flash drive format will make the information more accessible for stone companies.”


Special pricing for Health and Safety in the Natural Stone Industry is available for MIA+BSI members. To order your copy, please visit




MIA+BSI: the Natural Stone Institute serves more than 1900 members in 55 countries who represent every aspect of the natural stone industry, offering them a wide array of technical and training resources, professional development, regulatory advocacy, and networking events. Two prominent publications—the Dimension Stone Design Manual and Building Stone Magazine—raise awareness in both the industry and the design communities for the promotion and best use of natural stone. Learn more at



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