An interdisciplinary workshop on miner safety will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, in Kettering Laboratoryís Kehoe Auditorium.
Sponsored by UCís Education and Research Center, the event will discuss the 2006 Sago Mine Explosion, including what improvements have been made in miner safety and what still needs to be done.
Workshop leaders include Davitt McAteer, national mining safety expert; Celeste Monforton, George Washington University research associate; Peggy Cohen, victimís family member; Ralph Dunlop, Louisville Courier-Journal reporter; and a representative of the Mine Safety and Health Administration.
Registration is required by Friday, Feb. 22. For more information, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.