Understanding MSHA litigation and saving costs

Understanding MSHA litigation and saving costs

The average mine operator now spends over $20,000 per year on citations and penalties. In this must-attend conference – Alternative Case Resolution Initiative (ACRI) – learn how to reduce or eliminate fines with the added benefit of improved safety conditions. Within the context of increasing citations, this workshop will prepare you to handle Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) inspectors and their findings.

This two-and-a-half-day workshop includes breakfast and lunch and will cover:

  • Legal and procedural processes of field inspections
  • The anatomy of a citation and how and why to challenge it
  • Necessary skills for mine operators and representatives to challenge an MSHA citation

Agenda
Tuesday, Sept. 13
8:45 a.m. | Registration
9 a.m. –⁠ 5 p.m. | Program

Wednesday, Sept. 14
8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. | Program
6:30 p.m. | Networking dinner

Thursday, Sept. 15
8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. | Program

Who Should Attend
Presidents, CEOs, vice presidents, managers, supervisors/superintendents, forepersons, chief financial officers, mining engineers, safety and health directors, attorneys, human resource directors, and any other salaried/management personnel who interact with MSHA inspectors.

Workshop Cost
The fee of $900 includes:

  • Networking dinner on Wednesday, Sept. 14
  • Two-and-a-half-day program
  • Written presentation materials
  • Breakfast and lunch
  • Hands-on instruction from three seasoned MSHA litigators

Presenters
Donna Pryor, Partner, Husch Blackwell
Mark Savit, Chief Executive Officer, Predictive Compliance

Hotel Options
If you are traveling to Denver for this workshop, view a list of recommended local hotels.

Registration
Registration is requested by Sept. 2. Space is limited; please register early.

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