Archive for December, 2009

MSHA to Host Meetings on Black Lung Strategy

Saturday, December 5th, 2009

The Mine Safety and Health Administration announced four public meetings in West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Kentucky during the next two weeks to discuss the agency’s strategy to reduce black lung disease among coal miners.

Scheduled attendees include MSHA administrator Joseph A. Main, Deputy Assistant Secretary Gregory R. Wagner, NIOSH representatives and medical experts.