“We’re recognized for our safety and fire prevention programs.  I say to every young person whom we bring into the mines, ‘No pound of coal is worth getting hurt over.'”

– Robert E. Murray, Founder


There is no priority higher than the health and safety of our miners, and we are recognized worldwide for our safety and fire prevention programs.

Safety Training

Safety is a top priority at Murray Energy Corporation and our Subsidiary Companies.  Indeed, we pride ourselves in operating some of the safest mines in the Country while providing nearly 7,000 high paying, well-benefited jobs in six states and Colombia, South America.

Fire Prevention

Murray Energy Corporation has one of the most advanced fire prevention programs in the world.  We continuously train our employees to prevent, detect and suppress fires.