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California’s Clean Diesel Program

Two highly successful air quality programs designed to lower emissions from older diesel engines were included in a major legislative package signed into law by Californian Governor Jerry Brown on Sept. 28, 2013.

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Medical Marijuana and the Workplace

By Kathryn J. Russo and Donna Vetrano Pryor

How Do State Laws Affect Employers And Mine Operators In Particular, Who Are Required To Comply With MSHA’s Regulations?

In recent years, 20 states have legalized “medical marijuana.” In most states this means a physician-prescribed use of marijuana for patients suffering from cancer, AIDS, multiple sclerosis, pain, glaucoma and similar debilitating illnesses.

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A Wellness Program Checkup

By Mark Savit

New Affordable Care Act Regulations Create Hiccup for Outcome-Based Wellness Programs

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When is an Emergency Emergent?

A Recent Decision May Have ‘Significantly And Substantially’ Changed The Way In Which We Evaluate Penalties Associated With MSHA Citations.

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