10 Nov 2011

Criminal charges laid over the Pike River disaster

From Checkpoint, 5:05 pm on 10 November 2011

Charges have been laid over the Pike River disaster, accusing three parties of health and safety failures at the coal mine. The Department of Labour laid the 25 charges at the Greymouth District this morning, just a few days shy of the first anniversary of the blasts that killed 29 men.