West Virginia Mine Receives 38 Violations from MSHA

Conditions in Eagle Mine 3 are perilous. The United States Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) conducted a regular impact inspection on June 24, 2014, at Eagle Mine 3, operated by Rhino Eastern LLC, in Wyoming County, West Virginia. It was during this inspection that MSHA found 38 violations and issued citations for equipment condition…

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CSX Refuses to Reroute Transport of Hazardous Materials

Source: Washington Post On July 2, one of the last community meetings was held in Washington D.C., where residents from the Navy Yard congregated in the Capitol Skyline Hotel and sat shoulder to shoulder to utter their concerns. CSX denied a resident’s request to legally document their claim that they would not transport hazardous materials…

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