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Tag: Mine Act

MSHA’s transitions through the Trump Administration

January 8, 2018By and

A number of issues occupied the attention of the mining industry in 2017. Most of these issues arose as a result of the new administration in Washington.

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What to do when MSHA demands documents

October 2, 2017By and

Imagine you are a quarry manager and you have received a letter from the Mine Safety & Health Administration (MSHA) requesting documents. What do you do?

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MSHA: No mines eligible for POV notice for third consecutive year

August 2, 2017By

The Mine Safety & Health Administration noted that, for the third consecutive year, no U.S. mining operations meet the criteria for a POV notice.

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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.

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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