Mining company has history of accidents

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Massey Energy has been plagued by safety violations over the years, including recent reports of ventilation problems, drill dust violations and inadequate air quality. We look more closely at this mine and the effects of the explosion on the community.

For the latest on the story, we’re joined by Jessica Lilly, reporter for West Virginia Public Broadcasting, and Jack Spadaro, former director of the national mine health and safety academy.

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