Biggest Mine Accident Penalty Ever: $209 Million
There were no criminal charges against executives but there were $209 million in restitution and civil and criminal penalties as a result of the explosion last year at the Upper Big Branch Mine.
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Want to find out more about the causes of this disaster? attend the TapRoot® Summit and the talk on Friday, March 2, by Ken Scott about the accident.
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