Two men were killed in a Nevada mining accident partly because someone wedged a broom handle against a reset button to bypass an alarm that would have shut down the system. According to the... Read more
An administrative judge has ordered a Pennsylvania mining company to pay $900,000 in fines related to the 2006 explosion that killed a miner and resulted in criminal charges against three ot... Read more
I suspect all of our readers will be shocked to learn that the owners of the West Virginia coal mine where 29 men died in an explosion last year kept two sets of safety records, with one set... Read more
Six underground coal mines in Kentucky have been shut down by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Mine Safety and Health Administration. The mines had received numerous citations and closur... Read more
Federal mining officials have asked prosecutors to decide whether criminal charges are warranted in the deaths of nine people in last year’s collapse of the Crandall Canyon mine in Uta... Read more
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