Since the Sago Mine disaster brought international attention to the issue of coal mine safety, some progress has been made toward protecting miners. But, most experts agree, a variety of factors have kept progress from moving as quickly and as completely as it could.
"Thinking Outside of the Box: A Post-Sago Look at Coal Mine
Safety"—a lecture series presented by the West Virginia Law Review and the WVU College of Law—will examine critical questions as why this is the case and how to move forward.
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Founded in 1894, the West Virginia Law Review is the fourth-oldest student-governed law review in the U.S
The Sago Mine Disaster: A Preliminary Report to Gov. Joe Manchin III – prepared by J. Davitt McAteer & Associates, July 2006
View the event online by watching our webcast of Part II. The event was held Nov 2, 2007 from 1:00pm to 3:30pm.
View Part I of the symposium that was held March 21, 2007 from 1:00pm to 3:30pm.
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