mine safety

They must have a lot of faith that Trump will keep miners safe.
Michael "Flip" Wilson stopped working as a miner more than a year ago. Then the hard work began.
"During his tenure, he filled the agency’s top jobs with former industry colleagues, dropped more than a dozen safety proposals
As it grapples with a resurgence of black lung in many areas, the Labor Department recently announced it is updating and
The Labor Department has filed an application to the Federal Mine Safety and Health Review Commission to have Coots put back
"Closing the loopholes will have an immediate impact," he said. After years of steady decline, many pockets of Appalachia
Young told management it was the company's job to make the worksite "as safe as possible." He also signed paperwork designating
When asked about Schwartz's death, the woman who answered the phone at Five Star Mining said the company wouldn't comment
The worker who died at a surface mine in Wyoming has not been named. WASHINGTON -- Just as the federal agency that oversees
Raising safety issues in a mine has a way of slowing coal production, potentially putting a worker at odds with management
The cuts are apparently already hampering MSHA's ability to enforce the law and recover fines. According to Mine Safety and
We must keep pressing forward with the legacy of the Mine Safety and Health Act. It is far too important, and too many lives are at stake, to give up now.
Nearly two years ago, the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) proposed lowering the coal-dust threshold while mandating
"They tried to find any way they could to keep him from coming back to work," said Tony Oppegard, who, along with Wes Addington
More than two years after the Upper Big Branch mining disaster, relatives of the victims hope to pressure lawmakers into finally passing mine safety reform.
Read the AFL-CIO's full report: Death on the Job 2012 "There's a real impact on workers if we don’t promulgate rules like
A spokesperson for the governor could not immediately be reached for comment. "Probably the most fascinating thing about
As Upper Big Branch recedes further, reform advocates say it's doubtful they'll eventually overcome both a powerful lobby