Gibson Co. coal mine will layoff employees in January


GIBSON COUNTY, Ind. (WEHT) – A Gibson County coal mine will be laying off more than 150 employees in January.

According to a WARN notice, Gibson County Coal will layoff certain employees due to the decrease in coal production.

About 180 employees will be laid off. These layoffs are expected to be permanent.

No bumping rights will be available to any impacted employees, which means they will not have the right to take another employees job.

Employees will receive additional information about any separation benefits they may qualify for.

The layoffs will happen on January 15, 2020.

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(This story was originally published on November 15, 2019)

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