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  • Mining accident - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia


    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


    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


    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 ...

  • MSHA - Coal Mining: Fatalities For 2014


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

  • MSHA Fact Sheet 95-8 - Historical Data on Mine Disasters in 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 ...

  • West Virginia Fatal Mining Accident Report Summaries


    [1] January 16, 2014 Mettiki Coal Company, E- Mine, (U00200104) Tucker
    County, WV The Office of MHST is investigating the accident. Investigative Report

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


    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.

  • West Virginia Mine Disaster: Pictures, Videos, Breaking News


    Big News on West Virginia Mine Disaster. Includes blogs, news, and ... Former
    Coal Company CEO Pleads Not Guilty In Deadly Mine Accident · Quick Read ...

  • Registers of Mine Accidents - Pennsylvania Historical and Museum ...


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

  • China coal mine accidents - SourceWatch


    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 ...