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Coal Mine Safety Board of Appeals

Coal Mine Safety Board of Appeals:  is responsible for hearing appeals of notices of violations and making determinations on questions of discrimination against miners and of suspension and revocation of state-issued certifications.

Chairman:  Clinton Smith
Members: 
Ted Hapney and Terry Hudson

Contact: J. C. Thaxton         Email:  Jaucelyn.C.Thaxton@wv.gov   
Address:
#7 Players Club Drive - Suite 2, Charleston WV 25311-1626   Telephone:  304-957-2300 Fax:  304-558-6711


Mine Inspectors' Examining Board

Mine Inspectors' Examining Board: is responsible for administering examinations for candidates for appointment as mine inspector; to maintain a register of such candidates; to hear and determine appeals of mine inspectors from suspension orders made by the Director of the Office of Miners' Health, Safety and Training.

Chairman:  James Dean 
Members:   Charles Justice, William "Bill" Wooten, III, Ted Hapney, and Carl Egnor

Contact: J. C. Thaxton         Email:  Jaucelyn.C.Thaxton@wv.gov
Address: #7 Players Club Drive - Suite 2, Charleston WV 25311-1626    Telephone:  304-957-2300   Fax:  304-558-6711


Department of Commerce

Board of Coal Mine Health & Safety and Technical Review Committee

Bldg. 6, Room 652, Capitol Complex, Charleston WV 25311 (304) 957-2309    fax: (304) 558-1224

Administrator:  Joel Watts (304) 957-2306
Joel.L.Watts@wv.gov

Secretary:  Mallory Yates Hicks   (304) 558-9105
Mallory.K.Yates@wv.gov
 

Last revised:  01/23/17 10:48 AM

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