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 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
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 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
"Fatality Overviews", slide shows regarding fatal accidents, are another part of the
Mine Safety and Health Administration's program to share information with the ...
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 ...
Links to PDF versions of Pennsylvania coal mine accident registers, providing
documentation on mining accidents for the commonwealth's anthracite and ...
Mar 9, 2015 ... At least one person died and two others were injured after a roof collapse at a
coal mine in West Virginia Sunday, authorities said.
Apr 16, 2015 ... 2015 Fatal Mining Accidents. (1) March 8, 2015 McElroy Coal Company, McElroy
Mine (U00003383) Marshall County, WV (Murray American ...