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2009 Coal Non-chargeable Mining Deaths
(Determinations were made in 2009)


Incidents Occurring in 2008 but Determined in 2009

Date of Incident Mine Name Operating Company Determination Report
February 16, 2008 Haywood Tipple United International, Inc. Other See Report
April 21, 2008 Blue Ridge Surface Mine Cumberland River Coal Natural Causes See Report
May 20, 2008 Island Creek No. 1 Mine Dusty Diamond Co. Inc. Trespassing See Report
May 30, 2008 Moseley Spur Mine Bell County Coal Natural Causes See Report
July 15, 2008 Craney Mine Solar Sources, Inc. Other See Report
July 26, 2008 Black Thunder Mine Thunder Basin Coal Company, LLC Natural Causes See Report
October 6, 2008 Nolo Mine AMFIRE Mining Company Natural Causes See Report
October 16, 2008 Huff Creek Mine No. 1 Lone Mountain Processing, Inc. Natural Causes See Report
October 21, 2008 Pardee Plant/Loadout Cumberland River Coal Company Suicide See Report
November 7, 2008 Apollo Mine Banner Blue Coal Co Natural Causes See Report
November 10, 2008 Galatia Mine The American Coal Company Natural Causes See Report


Incidents Occurring and Determined in 2009

Date of Incident Mine Name Operating Company Determination Report
January 1, 2009 Mt. Carmel Co-Gen Culm Handling Facility Mt. Carmel Co-Gen Suicide See Report
January 9, 2009 Saunders Preparation Plant INR-WV Operating, LLC Natural Causes See Report
January 23, 2009 North River #1 Underground Mine Chevron Mining, Inc. Natural Causes See Report
January 24, 2009 No. 3 Apex Energy, Incorporated Natural Causes See Report
January 28, 2009 Samples Surface Mine Cantenary Coal Co. Natural Causes See Report
March 6, 2009 Coal Preparation Loadout Perry County Coal Co. Natural Causes See Report