Drill Baby Drill
Created: Friday, 10 February 2012 16:45
Published: Friday, 10 February 2012 16:45
By Randy Logsdon
It was about 10:30 in the morning on Jan. 12th and I was driving eastbound on U.S. Highway 62/180 between El Paso, Texas, and Carlsbad, N.M. The weather was mild and visibility was good. A section of that highway (about 100 miles) can be characterized as a remote rolling two-lane highway.
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Better Days for Mine Safety Lie Ahead
By James Sharpe
Created: Monday, 09 January 2012 12:26
Published: Monday, 09 January 2012 12:26
The year 2011 departs as a disappointment because it did not end, as hoped, with the fewest fatalities ever in the U.S. mining industry. Last year got off to a promising start. One fatality is too many; still, by June 30 just 13 miners had been killed, a mark that would have set a record had it not been exceeded the rest of the year.
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