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Worker Killed at Preston County Mine Reclamation Site | Robinette Legal Group PLLC

KINGWOOD, WV: – A contract worker helping in the installation of a water treatment system at the former Decondor Coal Mine site in Preston County died on the job Tuesday when a ditch at a mine reclamation site caved in on him.  This 38-year-old man was employed by Breakaway Inc. out of Sutton, West Virginia in…

Morgantown, WV Personal Injury Attorney Jeff Robinette Named 2021 Super Lawyer

Morgantown, West Virginia Personal Injury Attorney Jeffery Robinette has been selected from 2014-2021 as a Super Lawyer for Personal Injury Litigation, Plaintiff. Super Lawyers is a service that rates outstanding lawyers who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The Robinette Legal Group, PLLC in Morgantown, West Virginia is pleased to announce…

WV Coal Miner Death at Mepco 4 West Mine Operated by Dana Mining Co.

Despite strong MSHA regulations, coal mining continues to be one of the most dangerous occupations in the world. Every year, miners are injured or killed because the coal operators continue to circumvent or violate safety laws for the protection of the miners. Even with more exacting laws requiring miner safety, mining deaths continue because coal companies are…

Miner Killed in Coal Mine Accident Near Morgantown WV

Posted On November 11, 2014 I Coal Mine Injury and Death,Firm News

West Virginia coal miners are among the hardest working professionals in America. Despite strong MSHA regulations, coal mining continues to be one of the most dangerous occupations in the world. MONONGALIA COUNTY, W.Va. – A 49 year old Maidsville coal miner suffered a fatal injury on Monday night when he was operating a roof bolting machine and was struck by a rock at…