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Public Meeting on Refuge Alternatives for Underground Coal Mines

Event Date: 
October 19, 2015

On September 18, 2015, MSHA published a notice in the Federal Register announcing a public meeting to gather information on issues and options relevant to miners’ escape and refuge.  The public meeting will be held at MSHA’s National Mine Health Safety Academy in Beaver, West Virginia on October 19, 2015, beginning with Registration at 1:00 p.m. and concluding when the last speaker has spoken.  MSHA will accept written responses, data, and information for the record from any interested party, including those not participating in the public meeting through November 16, 2015.