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Mine Owner Must Report Contract Miner Injury (access required)

Dickenson Coal Company was not relieved of its regulatory obligation to report injury of a contract miner when a portion of a coal “roof” fell just because the contract miner’s employer filed an injury report; the 4th Circuit says the regulation imposes an unconditional duty on a mine owner-operator to file within 10 days a ...