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Fatality #9 - May 2, 2009

Accident Classification: Powered Haulage
Location: Active Minerals Attapulgite Mine, Maryland
Mine Type: Metal and Non-Metal
Mine Controller: Active Minerals Inc
Mined Material: Clay, Ceramic, Clay, Ceramic, Refractory Mnls.
Incident Date/Time: May 2, 2009 - 9:20pm

Fatality Alert

METAL/NONMETAL MINE FATALITY - On May 2, 2009, a 51-year old front-end loader operator with 8 weeks of experience was fatally injured at a surface clay operation. The victim parked a front-end loader on a loading ramp and was run over by the machine after he exited it. 

Final Report

MAI-2009- 09