Thousands of miners die from mining accidents each year, especially in the
processes of coal mining and hard rock mining. Most of the deaths these days
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.
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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
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 ...
May 16, 2014 ... While technological improvements and stricter safety regulations have reduced
coal mining related deaths, accidents are still too common.
Records of the Department of Mines and Mineral Industries ... Links to PDF
versions of Pennsylvania coal mine accident registers, providing documentation
Jul 13, 2013 ... This is a list of some of the more notable mine disasters, not all-inclusive.
Timeline: December 6, 1907 - Worst coal mine disaster in U.S. history: ...
Coal mining accidents can occur in the process of mining coal, and have a
variety of causes, including leaks of poisonous ...
Mar 9, 2015 ... West Virginia coal The collapse of a coal mine roof in Marshall County, West
Virginia, killed one worker and injured two others. In this photo, a ...