https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mining_accident - 23 hours ago
A mining accident is an accident that occurs during the process of mining
minerals. Thousands .... 1,549 workers died, in the worst coal mine accident ever
in the world. December 21, 1951: Orient 2 coal mine explosion in West Frankfort,
Coordinates: 37°56′14″N 81°32′37″W / 37.937256°N 81.543572°W /
37.937256; -81.543572 The Upper Big Branch Mine disaster occurred on April 5,
2010 roughly 1,000 feet (300 m) underground in Raleigh County, West Virginia at
Massey Energy's Upper Big Branch coal mine located in Montcoal ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sago_Mine_disaster - 9 hours ago
The Sago Mine disaster was a coal mine explosion on January 2, 2006, at the
Sago Mine in Sago, West Virginia, United States, near the Upshur County seat of
Among the disasters in 1907 was history's worst--the Monongah coal mine ...
Today, mine accidents resulting in five or more deaths are no longer common.
Aug 27, 2015 ... 2015 Fatal Mining Accidents. (1) March 8, 2015 McElroy Coal Company, McElroy
Mine (U00003383) Marshall County, WV (Murray American ...
Mar 7, 2016 ... Hong Kong (CNN) A gas outburst in a Chinese coal mine trapped 13 people on
Sunday, killing all but one of them, according to state media.
Jul 13, 2013 ... December 6, 1907 - Worst coal mine disaster in U.S. history: 362 miners are
killed in an explosion at the Monongah Nos. 6 and 8 Coal Mines in ...
May 16, 2014 ... While technological improvements and stricter safety regulations have reduced
coal mining related deaths, accidents are still too common.
Coal mining accidents can occur in the process of mining coal, and have a
variety of causes, including leaks of poisonous ...
Links to PDF versions of Pennsylvania coal mine accident registers, providing
documentation on mining accidents for the commonwealth's anthracite and ...