D-Paper D-Ciphered: Unwarrantable Failures and Prior Violations - Coal Age Magazine

    View Author 26 October 2009

    With MSHA enforcement efforts ramped up to levels seldom before seen, more and more 104(d)- paper is being issued to the mining and crushing industries. MSHA writes a citation or order under section 104(d) of the Mine Act if the agency discovers a violation of a safety or health standard that it believes resulted from an operator’s unwarrantable failure to comply with that standard.

    Reprinted with permission from Coal Age Magazine.