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
Nov 10, 2014 ... "Fatality Overviews", slide shows regarding fatal accidents, are another part of the
Mine Safety and Health Administration's program to share ...
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 ...
Nov 12, 2014 ...  January 16, 2014 Mettiki Coal Company, E- Mine, (U00200104) Tucker
County, WV The Office of MHST is investigating the accident.
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.
Records of the Department of Mines and Mineral Industries ... Links to PDF
versions of Pennsylvania coal mine accident registers, providing documentation
Nov 25, 2014 ... SHANGHAI (Reuters) - A coal mine fire in China's northern Liaoning province
has killed 24 workers and left 52 injured, the official Xinhua news ...
May 13, 2014 ... Officials from the federal Mine Safety and Health Administration say two workers
were trapped and killed in an accident at a West Virginia coal ...