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  • Mining accident - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mining_accident - 19 hours ago

    Thousands of miners die from mining accidents each year, especially in the
    processes of coal mining and hard rock mining. Most of the deaths nowadays
    occur ...

  • Upper Big Branch Mine disaster - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Upper_Big_Branch_Mine_disa... - 21 hours ago

    The accident was the worst in the United States since 1970, when 38 miners
    were killed at Finley Coal Company's No. 15 and 16 mines in Hyden, Kentucky.

  • List of coal mining accidents in China - Wikipedia, the free ...

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_coal_mining_accidents_in_China

    ... 2000 in Muchonggou mine blast (zh) 159 died after gas explosion. 5,798
    workers were killed in 2,863 Chinese coal mine accidents during 2000.

  • MSHA - Coal Mining: Fatalities For 2014

    http://www.msha.gov/fatals/fabc2014.asp

    "Fatality Overviews", slide shows regarding fatal accidents, are another part of the
    Mine Safety and Health Administration's program to share information with the ...

  • 18 Miners Trapped in Coal Mine Accident in Turkey - ABC News

    http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/report-23-trapped-turkis...

    3 days ago ... Surging water trapped at least 18 workers Tuesday in a coal mine in Turkey,
    officials and reports said — an event likely to raise even more ...

  • Worst US Mine Disasters - USMRA.com

    http://www.usmra.com/saxsewell/historical.htm

    The term "mine disaster" historically has been applied to mine accidents ... For
    instance, the single year of 1907 saw 18 coal mine disasters, plus two more ...

  • REGISTERS OF MINE ACCIDENTS FOR THE BITUMINOUS ...

    http://www.phmc.state.pa.us/bah/dam/rg/di/r45_MineAccidentRegisters/r4...

    Records of the Department of Mines and Mineral Industries ... Links to PDF
    versions of Pennsylvania coal mine accident registers, providing documentation
    on ...

  • Two dead in W.Va. coal mine accident - USA Today

    http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2014/05/13/coal-mine-west-vi...

    May 13, 2014 ... Two miners were trapped and died in a coal mine near Wharton, W.Va., late
    Monday, according to state police and federal mine safety officials.

  • COAL MINING DISASTERS

    http://digital.library.okstate.edu/encyclopedia/entries/C/CO004.html

    Always one of the most hazardous occupations, coal mining was particularly
    perilous ... The worst mining disaster during the Indian Territory period occurred
    in ...

  • Turkish Leader Rushes to Site of Mine Flood - NYTimes.com

    http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/30/world/europe/turkey-coal-mine-recep-...

    1 day ago ... He drew harsh criticism in May for his handling of a mining accident in ... work
    galleries of a coal mine near the town of Ermenek on Tuesday, ...