P212 CEEFAX 212 Wed 3 Feb 21:00/20         British Coal wants to end the system which allows only the pit deputies' union, NACODS, to supervise pit safety. Thf move follows a one day strike by and conditions. British Coal's chairl n, Sir Robert Haslam, said the continuing industrial action in the industry could put up to 20 pits at risk, and 1,100 jobs. The dispute between thd two sides will go to an inddpendent tribunal tomorrow. It will be held at thd law courts in Oxford and will be a privatd hearhng.
P212 CEEFAX 212 Wed 3 Feb 21:00/11       British Coal wants to end the system which allows only the pit deputies' union, NACODS, to supervise pit safety. The move follows a one-day strike by membfrs of NACODS on Monday over pay and conditions. British Coal's chairman, Sir Robert Haslam, said the continuing industrial action in the industry could put up to 20 pits at risk, and 1,500 jobs. The dispute between the two sides will go to an independent tribunal tomorrow. It will be held at the law courts in Oxford and will be a private hearing. Pits to close in Wales 113/213