Subcommittee Hearing Two Years after the MINER Act: How Safe is Mining Today?

Subcommittee on Employment and Workplace Safety Date: Thursday, June 19, 2008 Time: 10:00 AM Location: SD-430

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Witnesses

Panel I

  1. Richard E. Stickler
    Acting Assistant Secretary of Labor for Mine Safety and Health
    Washington, DC
  2. Dr. Jeffery Kohler
    Associate Director for Mining and Construction
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
    Pittsburgh, PA

Panel II

  1. Dennis O'Dell
    Administrator of Occupational Health and Safety
    United Mine Workers of America (UMWA)
    Fairfax, VA
  2. Bruce Watzman
    Vice President, Safety and Health
    National Mining Association
    Washington, DC

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