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"… cal day for coal miners in this country,” said Joe Main, the head of the Mine Safety and Health Administration, as he looked out at a packed atrium — with at least four dozen miners a …"

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"… udy — in a report released this week. The rule, proposed by the federal Mine Safety and Health Administration in 2010, remains under review at the White House’s Office of Management …"

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"… ring her tenure, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration and the Mine Safety and Health Administration expanded initiatives to crack down on repeat violators of safety and healt …"

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"… read misconduct by coal companies and often-lax enforcement by the federal Mine Safety and Health Administration.In September, inspectors found more than 120 violations at 13 coal mines. …"

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"… t, the rider said.The GAO report lends support to one piece of the federal Mine Safety and Health Administration’s efforts to address a resurgence of black lung, particularly in parts o …"

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"… ystem to manipulate dust sampling results for decades.In 2010, the federal Mine Safety and Health Administration proposed a rule that would close some loopholes, though it would still lea …"

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"… al Labor Department communication.The effort, involving officials from the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) and other offices within the Labor Department, includes discussion …"

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"… dded language to a Department of Labor budget bill that barred the federal Mine Safety and Health Administration from implementing or enforcing a proposal to reduce miners' exposure to th …"

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"… ves."We can't get a regulation out to save our souls," said former federal Mine Safety and Health Administration staffer Celeste Monforton, who now studies workplace health issues and adv …"

"… e fewer samples, because of budget and staffing constraints at the federal Mine Safety and Health Administration. Main urged MSHA to scrap the proposal and start over."We believe that MSH …"

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"… ears to be on the rise, affecting younger miners in many cases.The federal Mine Safety and Health Administration recently proposed a rule intended to protect miners from dust exposure, bu …"

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"… e asked J. Davitt McAteer for his perspective. McAteer,who headed the Mine Safety and Health Administration from 1993 to 2000, is leading an independent investigation into the disast …"

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"… other, Joe Lucas, worked at a Kentucky state mining agency and the federal Mine Safety and Health Administration, and then handled coal-related communications for Clinton-era Energy Secre …"

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"… safety, with much of the blame falling on the beleaguered shoulders of the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA). The problems began to dribble out after a series of disasters made …"