Economics @ ITT

Black Lung Surges Back in Coal Country

Posted in economics, environment by ittecon on July 10, 2012

A Center analysis of databases maintained by the federal Mine Safety and Health Administration found that miners have been breathing too much dust for years, but MSHA has issued relatively few violations and routinely allowed companies extra time to fix problems.

via Black lung surges back in coal country | iWatch News by The Center for Public Integrity.

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