Read Mark Savit’s recent column in Rock Products that looks back at 2019 and ahead to 2020.

Brian Hendrix recently published an article in the November 25, 2019 edition of Coal Age on the Mine Safety and Health Administration’s use of enforcement rather than the other tools at its disposal.  Read “Drugs, MSHA Enforcement, Maslow’s Hammer” here.

“Each case of advanced black lung disease is an entirely preventable tragedy and represents mine operators’ unwillingness to adequately control mine dust exposures, and safety regulators failure to set, monitor and enforce standards necessary to protect miners,” writes our Erik Dullea. Learn more in his April piece via Coal Age.