The latest issue of our weekly Workplace Safety and Health newsletter is available for viewing and contains the following articles:
Court Holds MSHA Has Jurisdiction over Coal Blending Operation. MSHA’s jurisdiction extends to a Virginia coal blending operation, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, in Richmond, has ruled, rejecting a company’s argument that the Mine Act covers only coal mine operators. Power Fuels, LLC v. Federal Mine Safety & Health, No. 14-1450 (4th Cir. Jan. 27, 2015).
DOL Seeks Public Input on Regulations. The Department of Labor is turning to the public once again for suggestions on which of its existing regulations administered department-wide should be revised or repealed.
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