Coal-workers’ pneumoconiosis fund

by Kara Dolan-West | Mar 21, 2015 | Workers' Compensation Benefits

Revised Code § 4131.03 provides for the establishment of a coal-workers’ pneumoconiosis fund. The fund consists of premiums and other payments made by employers that elect to subscribe to the fund in order to insure the...read more >>

Workplace injuries still a problem in coal mining industry

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | Jan 17, 2013 | Workplace Accidents and Injuries

National statistics on deaths in coal mines in 2012 have just been released. Although the national death toll has declined slightly from 2011, and now stands at 19 coal mining deaths for 2012, the industry still...read more >>