Mine Safety

House Bill Number: 
384

HB 384 would reduce the number of annual underground mine inspections from 6 to 3 and require only "monitoring" instead of surveillance.

Bill Sponsor(s): 
Rep. Robert Benvenutti

KFTC's platform demands enactment and enforcement of occupational health and safety laws that protect all workers in Kentucky, especially workers in occupations that continue to suffer high rates of preventable work-related death, disability, and illness such as coal miners, coal truckers, and other coal industry workers.

KFTC's Position: 
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