Labor and Safety: Mines and Mining Safety (Indiana)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Applies to States or Provinces||Indiana|
|Name||Labor and Safety: Mines and Mining Safety (Indiana)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Environmental Regulations, Safety and Operational Guidelines|
|Affected Technologies||Coal with CCS|
|Program Administrator||Indiana Department of Labor|
| Last Substantive Modification
This section contains labor regulations pertaining specifically to coal mine workers. The law establishes the Indiana Mining Board. The Board's duties include: collecting and distributing information concerning the nature, causes, and prevention of mine accidents and the improvements of methods, conditions, and equipment of mines with special reference to health and safety and the conservation of mineral resources and the economic conditions respecting mining and the mining industry; and promoting the technical efficiency of all persons working in and about the mines of Indiana and examine persons applying for certificates under IC 22-10-3-10. The Board reports to to the Indiana Department of Labor.
|Contact Name||Donald McCorkle (Director)|
|Department||Indiana Department of Labor|
|Division||Bureau of Mines|
|Address||Vincennes University Technology Building 1002 N First St Room Field, Vincennes, IN 47591|
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||Ind. Code 22-10|