MSHA Enforcement Under the Trump Administration








October 23rd, 2018


9:45 am - 10:45 am 


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Jason Nutzman, Esq

Company: Dinsmore & Shoal LLP 

Title: Partner 


Jason Nutzman is a Partner and member of the Labor & Employment Department and Mine Safety & Health Practice Group. Jason represents both coal and metal/non-metal clients before the Federal Mine Safety and Health Review Commission in accident investigations, special investigations, and discrimination investigations conducted by the Department of Labor with respect to the Mine Safety and Health Act.

In his practice, he works with human resource managers and in-house counsel providing employment advice and litigation support to employers. Jason also provides employment counseling to employers from the beginning of the employment relationship through termination and employment advice covering all types of discrimination and wrongful discharge, FMLA, ADA, ADEA and FLSA issues, and non-compete agreements. In addition, he is experienced in representing clients regarding labor issues, including dealing with unions during a labor campaign and assisting management with a unionized workforce.



This presentation will discuss MSHA enforcement under the Trump Administration and review data from MSHA to provide attendees an idea of what types of enforcement MSHA is concentrating on in the current administration. This presentation will also discuss regulatory trends to enable all mine operators to review in order to be out in front of anticipated MSHA enforcement.