The Senator's Mine Disaster Family Assistance Act establishes family care and support programs for mining families.
Senator Murry wants:
- MSHA to put concerns of the accident victim’s family first.
- Mine operators to develop a disaster family assistance plan that must be approved by MSHA.
- A task force to provide MSHA with additional recommendations on how to support families during mining disasters.
Also view the Crandall Canyon Hearing: Chairman George Miller Below