Massey Energy Mine Cited for 1,300+ Safety Violations in Years Leading up to Deadly Explosion

(Multimedia) Well, you know, I listened to him say that some of these violations are not manmade...but.. I worked with Massey Energy...they broke laws every day to increase production.

One of the major violations that happened was man made, because what we would do, would go up and we would destroy our ventilation system, that that would be the first thing we’d do. And that was removing the line curtain, which directed the air current up to the working ... Full Story »

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by Cathie Bird - Apr. 12, 2010

I thought Democracy Now made a great choice in having these two very knowledgeable and courageous people say what they know from experience about coalfield community and mining industry dynamics.

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