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House Committee Blames Regulators and Operator for Upper Big Branch Mine Disaster
Posted on 29 Mar 2012 by John Stahl

Better Enforcement and Safety Programs Might Have Saved Lives By John Stahl, Esq. The House Committee on Education and the Workforce (Committee) conducted a March 27, 2012, hearing on the 2010 West Virginia mining tragedy at the Upper Big Branch ... Read More

House Committee Blames Regulators and Operator for Upper Big Branch Mine Disaster
Posted on 29 Mar 2012 by John Stahl

Better Enforcement and Safety Programs Might Have Saved Lives By John Stahl, Esq. The House Committee on Education and the Workforce (Committee) conducted a March 27, 2012, hearing on the 2010 West Virginia mining tragedy at the Upper Big Branch... Read More

WV: History of Safety Violations at Mine Where Explosion Killed 25 Workers
Posted on 7 Apr 2010 by Robin E. Kobayashi

MONTCOAL, WV - The New York Times reports that the Upper Big Branch mine where 25 miners died yesterday had a history of safety violations, raising questions about whether the explosion at the mine on Monday could have been avoided. Read More

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