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  • Mining accident - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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

    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_disaster

    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.

  • Sago Mine disaster - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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

    The Sago Mine disaster was a coal mine explosion on January 2, 2006, in the
    Sago Mine in Sago, in Upshur County, West Virginia, USA, near the county seat
    of ...

  • Monongah Mining disaster - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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

    The Monongah Mine disaster of Monongah, West Virginia, occurred on ... During
    the early days of coal mining time was of the essence to bring people out alive.

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • 1907 Fairmont Coal Company Mining Disaster - MSHA

    http://www.msha.gov/DISASTER/MONONGAH/MONON1.asp

    At 10:20 a.m., December 6, 1907, explosions occurred at the No. 6 and No. 8
    mines at Monongah, West Virginia. The explosions ripped through the mines at ...

  • 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.

  • World's Worst Mining Disasters - World News - About.com

    http://worldnews.about.com/od/disasters/tp/Worlds-Worst-Mining-Disaste...

    On Dec. 15, 1914, a gas explosion at the Mitsubishi Hojyo coal mine in Kyūshū,
    Japan, killed 687, making it the deadliest mine accident in Japan's history.