MINER

(redirected from Mine Improvement and New Emergency Response)
AcronymDefinition
MINERMine Improvement and New Emergency Response
MINERMinistry of Industry and Energy (Spain)
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The Mine Improvement and New Emergency Response Act of 2006 (MINER Act) established the Brookwood-Sago grant program to promote mine safety in honor of 25 miners who died in Brookwood, Ala., in 2001 at the Jim Walter Resources #5 mine, and in Buchannon, W.Va., in 2006 at the Sago Mine.
"In 2006, after the Sago, Aracoma and Darby mine tragedies that collectively claimed 19 lives, a bipartisan group in Congress came together to craft the Mine Improvement and New Emergency Response Act of 2006.