WV BOARD OF COAL MINE HEALTH & SAFETY MOVES FORWARD The West ia Board of Coal Mine Health and Safety passed a draft proposal adding additional requirements for safety measures in underground coal mines at their meeting on January 16 2014 The draft proposal includes requirements for proximity detection systems cameras on section equipment expanded rules related to powered haulage -safety measures coal miners-,West ia coal mine bill would curb safety rules CNNWest ia State Sen Randy Smith files Senate Bill 582 to eliminate enforcement of state mining regulations a move union officials say could set back miners safety by decades …… Get More

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    All coal mining safety laws have been written in miners blood My grandfather who barely survived an explosion in a coal mine in southern Illinois taught me this phrase He ......
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