Full Committee Hearing

Protecting America’s Workers: Reviewing Mine Safety Policies with Stakeholders

Subcommittee: Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions Subcommittee, Workforce Protections Subcommittee Date: Wednesday, October 21, 2015 Time: 10:00 AM


Mr. Steve Sanders, Esq.
Appalachian Citizens’ Law Center
Whitesburg, KY

Mr. Mike Wright
Director of Health, Safety and Environment
United Steelworkers
Pittsburgh, PA

Mr. Ed Elliott
Director of Safety and Health
Rogers Group, Inc.
Vincennes, IN

Dr. Jeffery L. Kohler
Professor and Chair of Mining Engineering
Pennsylvania State University
University Park, PA

Mr. Bruce Watzman
Senior Vice President, Regulatory Affairs
National Mining Association
Washington, D.C.