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 ...
Mine Safety and Health Administration - MSHA · Bookmark and Share · -
Protecting Miners' ... x Close. Coal Fatalities for 1900 Through 2014. Please Note
Apr 16, 2015 ... 2015 Fatal Mining Accidents. (1) March 8, 2015 McElroy Coal Company, McElroy
Mine (U00003383) Marshall County, WV (Murray American ...
Mar 9, 2015 ... The collapse of a coal mine roof in Marshall County, West Virginia, killed one
worker and injured two others. In this photo, a billboard near ...
Records of the Department of Mines and Mineral Industries ... Links to PDF
versions of Pennsylvania coal mine accident registers, providing documentation
Mar 9, 2015 ... March 9 (Reuters) - One miner was killed and two injured in an accident at a
Murray Energy Corp coal mine in West Virginia, the company said ...