Hazard Complaint Investigations
- Published: Thursday, 12 March 2009 13:01
The Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) is likely to receive and investigate more Hazard Complaints this year than in the recent past. Times are tough. Lay-offs and reduced work schedules tend to spawn hazard complaints, meaning mine operators should be prepared to deal with complaints and complaint investigations. The first steps are to understand a mine operator’s rights during a complaint investigation and to understand MSHA’s Hazard Complaint investigation policy and procedures.