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2008 Coal Non-chargeable Mining Deaths
(Determinations were made in 2008)


Incidents Occurring in 2007 but Determined in 2008

Date of Incident Mine Name Operating Company Determination Report
August 16, 2007 San Juan Mine BHP Mining Other See Report
August 19, 2007 Summit Breaker Summit Anthracite, Inc. Trespassing See Report
August 29, 2007 Decker Mine Decker Coal Company Natural Causes See Report
October 9, 2007 Consolidation Coal Company Rend Lake Natural Causes See Report
November 11, 2007 Bullhorn Mine James River Coal Corporation Natural Causes See Report
November 11, 2007 Bullhorn Mine James River Coal Corporation Natural Causes See Report
November 29, 2007 Wyodak Mine Wyodak Resources Development Company Natural Causes See Report


Incidents Occurring and Determined in 2008

Date of Incident Mine Name Operating Company Determination Report
January 10, 2008 Independence Coal Company West Crazy Surface Mine Natural Causes See Report
January 14, 2008 Premium Processing, Inc. Mack Avenue Tipple Natural Causes See Report
January 24, 2008 Triad Underground Mining, LLC Freelandville Mine Natural Causes See Report
February 2, 2008 Reading Anthracite Co. Wadesvill P-33 Mine Trespassing See Report
March 1, 2008 Miller Bros. Coal, LLC Buckeye Surface Mine Trespassing See Report
March 27, 2008 Mass Transport, Inc. - Other See Report
April 21, 2008 Night Hawk Coal, LLC Red Hawk Mine Natural Causes See Report
May 19, 2008 Southland Resources, Inc. Searles Mine Natural Causes See Report
May 24, 2008 Mountain Edge Mining, Inc. Coalburg No. 1 Mine Drug Overdose See Report
July 2, 2008 Jim Walter Resources, Inc. No. 7 Mine Natural Causes See Report
July 13, 2008 Eastern Associated Coal, LLC Federal No. 2 Natural Causes See Report
August 12, 2008 Blaschak Coal Corporation Blaschak Breaker Natural Causes See Report
August 31, 2008 E.P. Bender Coal Company EPB Strip Trespassing See Report