Tag: penalties

Impact of MSHA penalties

Impact of MSHA penalties

February 3, 2015By

A number of things can be said about MSHA penalties and the effects that penalty assessment procedures have […]

New MSHA penalties

New MSHA penalties

October 13, 2014By

MSHA is amending civil penalty procedures. The agency says this is to promote consistency, objectivity and efficiency, and […]

DOL sues mining companies for unpaid penalties

July 13, 2012By

The U.S. Department of Labor, on behalf of MSHA, has filed complaints in U.S. district courts against mining […]

MSHA reports reduction in penalties on aggregate producers

March 8, 2012By

According to MSHA data and reported by NSSGA, penalty assessments imposed on aggregate producers in 2011 declined by 18 percent, to […]