Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Stillhouse Mining LLC
Current Parent Company: 
Alpha Natural Resources
Penalty: 
$761,000
Year: 
2011
Date: 
March 30, 2011
Primary Offense: 
workplace safety or health violation
Secondary Offense: 
mining violation
Violation Description: 

The U.S. Department of Labor's Mine Safety and Health Administration announced that the Federal Mine Safety and Health Review Commission has upheld civil penalties assessed against Stillhouse Mining LLC for four flagrant violations of the Federal Mine Safety and Health Act of 1977. The violations were found during a Dec. 3, 2006, inspection of the company's Mine No. 1 operation near Cumberland, Ky.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Mine Safety & Health Administration
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Kentucky
Facility City: 
Cumberland
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Virginia
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
mining and minerals
Specific Industry of Parent: 
mining
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Parent company note: 
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