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Trump’s Mining Regulation Rollback

The Administration’s Efforts to Unwind Regulations Applicable to the Mining Industry Are Sure to Meet With Pushback.

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Why Should You Care About the Dakota Access Pipeline?

The Aggregates Industry Should Take Heed Of The Lessons That Can Be Learned From The Contentious Approval Of The Pipeline.

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Discontinuity

An Apparent Change In MSHA Enforcement Policy Could Have Relatively Far-Reaching Consequences.

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Working Alone

MSHA’s Working Alone Standard Has Virtually Nothing To Do With Recent Fatalities.

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MSHA’s New Plan for Escapeways & Refuge Chambers

MSHA seems intent on changing the rules for emergency escapeways and the use of refuge chambers in metal and non-metal mines. You may be asking, how do I know this? MSHA hasn’t issued any guidance, posted anything to its website, issued any press releases, or used its new Twitter account to tweet out a notice.

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