The arrests follow allegations by miners that the company failed to heed safety concerns and that government inspections
Tuesday's disaster has triggered protests across Turkey, aimed at mine owners accused of ignoring safety for profit, and
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"It's really the first time on such a large scale that a management team has declined, and it's unprecedented, to my knowledge
The miners call it Hell. The only thing missing is the fire and brimstone. Half a mile underground in northern Chile, 33 men are trapped in a cramped shelter where the temperature is a constant 85 degrees.
Don Blankenship, whose Upper Big Branch coal mine had been cited hundreds of times for safety violations before it blew up
"I have here before me a pile of news clips collected over the last couple of weeks describing workers, men and women, young
Upper Big Branch Disaster: Concern About Intimidation By Massey Prompts Mine Safety Investigators To Solicit Anonymous Tips
The new group will run an anonymous tip line that victims' relatives and members of the general public can use to convey
Joe Main, director of the Mine Safety and Health Administration, said his agency has had the power to seek federal injunctions
Patrice McDermott, director of openthegovernment.org, told Huffpost: "The companies are never going to tell the miners or
Ken Ward Jr., who writes the 'Coal Tattoo' blog for West Virginia's Charleston Gazette, argued on Monday that the U.S. Mine