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Fatality Prevention - Rules to Live By
Fatality Prevention - Rules to Live By

Rules to Live By Program Priority 24 Standards  
  30 CFR Number of
Fatalities Where
Standard Cited1
1 75.220(a)(1) 50
2 75.202* 37
3 56.14105 25
4 56.15005 17
5 56.9101 15
6 56.14101(a)* 14
7 56.14205 14
8 56.20011 13
9 75.1725(a) 12
10 56.16009 9
11 57.3360 9
12 77.1607(n) 9
13 75.511 8
14 56.14131(a) 8
15 77.1710(g) 7
16 56.14130(g) 7
17 77.404(c) 7
18 75.1725(c) 7
19 56.12017 6
20 56.16002(c) 6
21 77.1710(i) 6
22 77.1607(g) 6
23 56.14207 3
24 75.1403-10(i) 2
LEGEND
  MNM
  Coal
*  includes all subparts
1The number of fatalities where the standard was cited as a contributory violation during all fatal accident investigations from 2000 though 2008.
It is important to note that in many cases noncompliance with more than one standard contributed to the fatal accidents.