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An Update on the Clash of Civil Penalty Cases v. MSHA Section 110(c) Investigations
  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • USA
  • March 16 2017

In the February 2016 edition of the Mine Line, we discussed the problems created for mine operator agents as a result of the unending clash between


Rules to Live By - Case Summaries
  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • USA
  • October 12 2016

Beginning in February 2010, the Mine Safety and Health Administration rolled out its Rules to Live By Program. This program recognized certain


A Practical Look at the Impact of MSHA’s Proposed Rule on Workplace Examinations in MetalNonmetal Mining Operations
  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • USA
  • June 16 2016

Less than a year ago, in response to a rise in metalnonmetal fatal accidents, Joe Main, the Assistant Secretary of Labor for Mine Safety and Health


Rules to Live By - November Case Summaries
  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • USA
  • November 14 2016

Beginning in February 2010, the Mine Safety and Health Administration rolled out its Rules to Live By Program. This program recognized certain


Political enforcement v. due process: does the victor create safety for our nation's miners?
  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • USA
  • May 20 2010

Since 2006, the mining industry in the United States has experienced several tragic events


Lies, damn lies and statistics: the truth behind MSHA penalty challenges
  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • USA
  • September 2 2009

The Mine Safety and Health Administration ("MSHA") recently released a document entitled "Contested Penalty Date - FY 2008-2009" containing data on the disposition of cases contested before the Federal Mine Safety and Health Review Commission ("Commission"


You Have the Right to Remain Concerned
  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • USA
  • February 17 2016

Section 103 of the Federal Mine Safety and Health Act of 1977 (Mine Act) provides the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) with an abundance


Rules to Live By - January Case Summaries
  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • USA
  • January 12 2017

Beginning in February 2010, the Mine Safety and Health Administration rolled out its Rules to Live By Program. This program recognized certain


MSHA's Final Rule on Workplace Examinations in MetalNonmetal Mining Operations
  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • USA
  • January 20 2017

On January 17, 2017, the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) announced its final rule on workplace Examinations for metalnonmetal mining


Navigating the 2015 work place examination
  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • USA
  • October 5 2015

In Section 2 of the Federal Mine Safety and Health Act of 1977 (“Mine Act”), Congress declared that mine operators, with the assistance of the miners