CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 11, 1998
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(Clay County, Kentucky: Rita Braver) Hazards of coal mining with claims that coal mines have falsified air test results reported. [Reverend Charles SHEPARD - says miners helped to falsify test results; describes how he was told to cheat the tests; says most people do not want to get into conflict with the mine owners.] [Anonymous MINER - says mines usually do not run within legal safety limits.] [Department of Labor Jay Dabbit MAGITEER - says he knew there were too many very low samples; says inspectors can't be at mines every day.]
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.