COMMITTEE MEETINGS


Meeting 1 | February 8, 2017 | Washington, DC
Open Agenda
Presentations for Download:
  • Joshua Hoffman, H.R. Committee on Natural Resources | MSHA Perpective on the Study Objectives and Background
  • RJ Matetic, NIOSH | NIOSH Perspectives on the Study Objectives and Background
  • Bruce Watzman, National Mining Association | Coal Mining Industry Perspectives
  • Joshua Roberts, United Mine Workers of America | United Mine Workers of America Perspectives

 

Meeting 2 | March 1-2, 2017 | Washington, DC | Held Entirely in Closed Session

 

Meeting 3 | April 13, 2017 | Charleston, WV
Open Session Agenda
Presentations for Download:
  • Jay Colinet, NIOSH | Performance of the Continuous Personal Dust Monitor
  • Greer Lime Company | Production Characteristics of Rock Dust Applied in Underground Mines

Meeting 4 | June 29-30, 2017 | Morgantown, WV
Open Session Agenda
Presentations for Download:

 

Meeting 5 | August 10-11, 2017 | Washington, DC | Held Entirely in Closed Session

 

Meeting 6 | October 5-6, 2017 | Washington, DC
Open Session Agenda
Presentations for Download:
  • Derk Brouwer, University of Witwatersrand | Coal Mine Dust Exposure Monitoring and Sampling in Underground Mines in South African Mining Industry
  • Bharath Belle, Anglo American Coal (Australia and South Africa) | Coal Mine Dust Exposure Monitoring and Sampling in Underground Mines in Selected Industrialized Countries
  • Ting Ren, University of Wollongong | Coal Mine Dust Exposure Monitoring and Sampling in Underground Mines

 

Study ScheduleFebruary 8-9, 2017
Meeting – Washington, DC

March 1-2, 2017
Meeting – Washington, DC

April 13-14, 2017
Meeting – Charleston, WV

June 29-30, 2017
Meeting – Morgantown, WV

August 10-11, 2017
Meeting – Washington, DC

October 5-6, 2017
Meeting – Washington, DC

January 2018
Report Expected