Responsible Mining

The Safest Mines in America

Our Lucky Friday Mine was recently named a 2018 Sentinels of Safety award winner by the National Mining Association (NMA) for its stellar safety record. Lucky Friday won the small underground metal mine category for achieving 114,829 injury-free hours.

Lucky Friday Mine Recognized for Environmental Stewardship Award

Hecla Mining Company’s Lucky Friday Mine was named a “Pollution Prevention Champion” by the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality (IDEQ) for its environmental stewardship practices. Lucky Friday was among only four Idaho businesses chosen for this year’s prestigious award.