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Minnesota lawmaker seeks answers on MSHA job safety

May 19, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

A Minnesota congressman wants a federal mine safety agency to explain why statistics show its workers are more likely to get hurt on the job than miners and other industry workers.
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Ex-MSHA chief, W.Va. school accused of fraud

April 14, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) One of the world’s foremost experts on mine safety from gold mines in Chile to the coal mines of southern West Virginia stands accused by a NASA fraud investigator of conspiring with the Catholic college where he now works to use millions of federal grant dollars for personal gain and the school’s benefit. Continue Reading