Again $afepro and the Industry thank
Sharpe Media for this timely update!
IOWA MINERS 'REVOLT' OVER MSHA
MSHA needs to think again if it believes its enforcement tsunami is universally welcomed by miners.
Some 530 aggregate miners in
The ILPA letter contends that events following the 2006 Sago coal mine tragedy "released a monster upon our industry" (MSHA), which "has been given the very dangerous combination of limited accountability and unlimited authority." Although the aggregate sector's incidence rate has shown steady improvement over the past decade, enforcement action, not safety, has become the Agency's mantra. As a result, MSHA inspectors have lost the support and respect of miners.
$afepro cheers and thanks the Iowa Aggregates Miners for joining the fray to save jobs and lives in our Great Industry!