Fighting for Justice in the Coalfields

Massey Accident

The mine disaster at the Massey’s Energy Upper Big Branch mine should cause us to reexamine the mine safety laws and their enforcement. Here are some links to other stories:

NPR: Deadly West Virginia Mine Blast Stuns Experts

Wall Street Journal: Mine Rescue Efforts to Continue as Hopes Fade

CNN: History of mine accidents in the United States

New York Times: Mine Owner Faces Scrutiny as Rescue Efforts Continue

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