Monthly Archives: July 2023


Baseball Game Meeting – August 3rd

  • Posted on Jul 24, 2023

The Eastern PA Chapter will host a Baseball Game Meeting on Thursday, August 3, 2023 at the Iron Pigs Stadium, located at Coca-Cola Park, 1050 Iron Pigs Way in Allentown, PA. Tickets are $30. The gates open at 5:45pm with a 7:05pm game time. A dinner buffet is included. To register, please send Dan Leach your name and more

It’s time to Renew Your Membership

  • Posted on Jul 24, 2023

Our membership renewal traditionally occurred in January, but as some of you may have noticed, no membership letters were sent out this year. That is because we are restructuring our membership renewal period and moving it to summer. The reason for this change is because during COVID our membership only had the opportunity to attend more

MSHA Makes Available on Its Website a Proposed Rule to Lower Miners’ Exposure to Respirable Crystalline Silica and Improve Respiratory Protection

  • Posted on Jul 24, 2023

On June 30, 2023, the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) made available informally a proposed rule to amend its existing standards to better protect all miners against occupational exposure to respirable crystalline silica. Silica is a carcinogen known to cause severe illnesses, including silicosis, non-malignant respiratory disease, lung cancer, and kidney disease. The proposed more