assistant secretary of labor for mine safety and health

Preliminary MSHA data indicates 25 fatalities occurred in mines in 2016
MSHA awards $8,441,000 in funds to support safety and health training courses
Mine safety professionals commemorate 100th anniversary of mine safety, honor Dr. Joseph A. Holmes, first safety director
MSHA to begin enhanced enforcement of "Rules to Live By" on July 1
MSHA announces new standards and enforcement during its mining industry stakeholders meeting May 12
MSHA asks for 2016 budget increase of $19 million
U.S. House of Representatives Subcommittee on Workforce Protections schedules hearing, “Protecting America’s Workers: An Enforcement Update from the Mine Safety and Health Administration
Obama budget slashes safety investments