We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 19

Rules to Live By - June Case Summaries
  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • USA
  • June 14 2017

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


The Impact of the Federal Aviation Administration’s Final Drone Rule on the Mining Industry
  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • USA
  • July 12 2016

The use of drones as a low-cost replacement for traditional helicopters is on the rise in today’s mining industry. Mining companies are seeing


Safety Defects, Examination, Correction and Records: The Correlation Between 30 C.F.R. Section 5657.14100 and Pre-Operational Examinations
  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • USA
  • March 18 2016

Pre-operational examinations of mobile equipment are a cornerstone of most miners’ daily activities. It goes without saying that performing a


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


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


Rules to Live By - December Case Summaries
  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • USA
  • December 15 2016

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


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


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


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"


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