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
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.
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
"Fatality Overviews", slide shows regarding fatal accidents, are another part of the
Mine Safety and Health Administration's program to share information with the ...
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 ...
 January 16, 2014 Mettiki Coal Company, E- Mine, (U00200104) Tucker
County, WV The Office of MHST is investigating the accident. Investigative Report
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.
Big News on West Virginia Mine Disaster. Includes blogs, news, and ... Former
Coal Company CEO Pleads Not Guilty In Deadly Mine Accident · Quick Read ...
Records of the Department of Mines and Mineral Industries ... Links to PDF
versions of Pennsylvania coal mine accident registers, providing documentation
In 2009, China had the most mining accident fatalities in the world, with a total of
2,631 coal miners dying in accidents, according to an official figure released by ...