January 11, 2012 | Mark Paradies

Upper Big Branch Mine Explosion Lawsuits Settled

The Wall Street Journal reported that all 19 remaining lawsuits were settle by Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. Alpha Natural Resources, Inc inherited the lawsuits when it purchased Massey Energy.

For the whole story, see:

For those interested in learning more about the accident, attend the 2012 Global TapRooT® Summit in Las Vegas on February 29 – March 2.

Ken Scott (retired from MSHA) will present “The Day 29 Miners Died” The UBB Mine Explosion.”

For complete Summit information, see the schedule at:


Then click on the Special Topics Track button…

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