Fatal accidents involving drowning at coal and metal/nonmetal mines, 1996-1999.

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  • Mine accidents -- United States -- Statistics.,
  • Drowning -- United States -- Statistics

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GenreStatistics., Statistics
ContributionsUnited States. Mine Safety and Health Administration.
LC ClassificationsTN311 .F38 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination14 p. :
Number of Pages14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6833588M
LC Control Number00328151

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Major Disasters at Metal and Nonmetal Mines and Quarries in the United States (Excluding Coal Mines) Historical Summary of Mine Disasters in the United States, Volume III, Metal and Nonmetal Mines, (MSHA) Mine Disasters, OT 32, (MSHA) present, MSHA Fatalgrams and Fatality Reports.

The Bureau of Mines was requested to compile a chronological list of accidents at metal and nonmetal mines and quarries (excluding coal mines) in the United States in which five or more lives were lost. Data have been as-sembled on accidents from all causes in these mines and quarries from the earliest available information (describ-ing an.

December 6, - Worst coal mine disaster in US history: miners are killed in an explosion at the Monongah Nos. 6 and 8 Coal Mines in Monongah, West Virginia. number of days, while analyzing the coal mine disasters (accidents involving at least 10 deaths) in Britain.

A similar plot for all the fatal accidents in Indian coal mines during the period April to March is given in Figure 1. The figure shows, in addition to the.

For instance, the single year of saw 18 coal mine disasters, plus two more disasters in the metal and nonmetal mining industry. Among the disasters in was history's worst — the Monongah coal mine explosion, which claimed lives and impelled Congress to create the Bureau of Mines.

The yearly average in coal mining decreased to 30 fatalities fromthough 60 to 70 miners still die each year in the U.S. coal and non-coal mining industry. The most common accidents occurring in the mining industry are the result of poisonous or explosive gases or mishaps relating to the use of explosives for blasting operations.

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"While they do not get the attention that some larger mine accidents have received, they are just as tragic and they are preventable," said MSHA director Richard Stickler. Mine Safety and Health Administration 12th St S Suite Arlington, VA TTY There were 28 fatal injuries in coal mining indown from an average of 31 fatalities per year from to In20 fatalities (or 71 percent of all 1996-1999.

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Bureau of Mines including statistics on fatal and non-fatal accidents in coal mines located in the United States as well as data regarding the various operations (e.g., number of miners employed and average production). The information is organized into tables for comparison and the text draws some overall conclusions in the summary.

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It includes statistics for all of the fatalities, as well as abstracts and illustrations. Accidents: J - Mill Branch Coal Corp.- Explosion Accident Investigation: July 9, - Consolidation Coal Co. - Mine Fire Investigation: Febru - Consolidation Coal Co. - Mine Fire Investigation: Ap - Island Creek Coal Co.

- Mine Fire Investigation. Cause wise disasters in Indian coal mines from to (Note: There were no accidents having 10 or more deaths duringDGMS).

Methane explosions are the most dramatic coal mining accidents and therefore receive more media coverage. Far more miners are injured or killed, however, in accidents involving coal stockpile collapse, longwall shield collapse, falls, burns, electrocution, improperly functioning equipment and coal miner's pneumoconiosis or silicosis.

Mine Safety and Health Administration (page images at HathiTrust) Fatal accidents classified as "other" at coal and metal/nonmetal mines, ([Arlington, Va.]: U.S. Dept. of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration, National Mine Health and Safety Academy, ), by National Mine Health and Safety Academy (page images at HathiTrust).

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Accidents in the coal mining industry happen to workers mining underground, at surface mines, in quarries and in preparation facilities, although statistically the underground miner has the best chance of being injured or killed on the job.

Causes of Coal Mine Accidents. Coal mining accidents have a variety of causes. As a result of the incident and subject fatality, the coal company was issued a citation by the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) for violating 30 C.F.R.

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In his challenging book Fatal Accidents, the author, in order to explain this paradox, proposes a model of human behaviour in which the reduction in fatal accident rates results from a development of skill, such that the population becomes progressively more adept at avoiding mishaps.

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