Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll loveā€¦ Learn about Reading Desk

Post Profile



Mine Safety Officials Ditched Safety Citation Fearing Congressional Scrutiny

2 years agoNews : The Two-Way

The safety citation and order involved a consultant for Massey Energy and was issued during the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) investigation of the 2010 Upper Big Branch coal mine disaster in West Virginia.
read more

share

Questions Remain Year After W. Va. Mine Explosion

News : The Two-Way (3 years ago)

A year after 29 miners died in a blast at Massey Energy's Upper Big Branch mine in West Virginia, the nation's worst coal mine accident in 40 years is still not fully explained. And the scope of the disaster still alarms mine safety... Read Post

Report: Safety Agency Didn't Levy Stiffest Fines On W.Va. Mine

News : The Two-Way (3 years ago)

Though it had found problems, the federal Mine Safety and Health Administration(MSHA) failed to apply one of its toughest enforcement tools to the Upper Big Branch coal mine in West Virginia before a deadly explosion there last year... Read Post

Mine Safety Office That Oversees Upper Big Branch Mine Splits

News : The Two-Way (4 years ago)

The Mine Safety and Health Administration released details of its break up of the district office that oversees Massey Energy's Upper Big Branch coal mine in West Virginia. Read Post


Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC