Tag: Mine Act

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How MSHA determines interference or discrimination

December 2, 2016By and

The Federal Mine Safety and Health Act prohibits “discrimination” against miners and prohibits “interference” with protected rights of miners.

MSHA allocates $8.3 million in safety training grants

August 22, 2014By

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) has allocated $8,348,423 in health and safety […]

MSHA files record number of temporary reinstatement requests

November 12, 2012By

MSHA filed 39 requests with the Federal Mine Safety and Health Review Commission during fiscal year 2012 for […]

West Virginia senator introducing mine safety bill

August 1, 2012By

NSSGA reports Sen. Jay Rockefeller (D-W.Va.) has introduced new mine safety legislation that includes a number of items […]