New Health and Safety Standards in U.S. Metal and Non-Metallic Mines

CIM Bulletin, 1969

EARL T. HAYES, Deputy Director, U.S. Bureau of Mines, Washington, D.C.

This paper briefly reviews the laws enacted in the United States governing the coal miner. It discusses amendments to the Coal Mine Safety Act and describes the provisions of the Metal and Non-Metallic Mine Safety Act.
Keywords: Albany, Oregon, coal miner, coal mines, health and safety, Secretary of the Interior, Coal mine, Health and safety, metals, Mine, Mine safety, Mines, Non-metallics, Standards