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“Black lung is back: Why More is Needed to Fight Dust” – Mining Technology

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“US mining has enjoyed years of continued improvements with regard to safe operations, with falling fatalities highlighting an industry that is more aware than ever of the risks faced by its employees. Figures from the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) show that fatalities at US mining operations have fallen slightly in recent years, from

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“US coal miners seek federal Covid-19 protection”

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The United Mine Workers (UMW) and the United Steelworkers unions have filed a petition asking the US Circuit Court of Appeals at the district of Columbia “for an expedited order against the US Mine Safety and Health Administration.” According to Mining Technology, the petition asserts that the US Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) has

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