Archive for the ‘Black lung’ Category

Sad news: Dr. Donald Rasmussen has died

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Severe black lung reaches near-record levels

Monday, September 15, 2014

Campaigning on coal: Why aren’t W.Va. Democrats talking more about the black lung disease crisis?

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

UMWA gives coal-dust rule ‘qualified support’

Monday, May 12, 2014

UMWA still ‘scrutinizing’ MSHA respirable dust rule

Thursday, May 1, 2014

MSHA set to announce new coal dust rule

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Obama takes ‘good first step’ on black lung reform

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

4th Circuit rules against miner in black lung case

Friday, January 3, 2014

Rep. Miller seeks IG probe of black lung cases

Thursday, November 7, 2013

Hopkins suspends controversial black lung program

Monday, November 4, 2013

Another must read report: The coal industry’s ‘century of denial’ on black lung disease

Friday, November 1, 2013

‘I don’t care about the law': Coal’s doctors of choice

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Must-read report details Jackson Kelly law firm’s ‘cutthroat approach’ to fighting black lung claims

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Mining for victory: UMWA’s Patriot fight isn’t over

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Rockefeller on coal industry: ‘They have no ideas’

Friday, September 6, 2013

Ky. congressman frets about cost of ending black lung

Friday, August 23, 2013

MSHA sends black lung rules to White House

Thursday, August 22, 2013

UMWA echoes Rockefeller’s call for mine safety rules

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Black lung still back – and MSHA rule still delayed

Monday, July 29, 2013

Black lung update: Key MSHA rule delayed again

Friday, July 5, 2013