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Preliminary Accident Reports, Fatality Alerts, and Fatal Accident Reports

Find current and historical Preliminary Accident Reports, Fatality Alerts, and Fatal Accident Reports for coal and metal/nonmetal mines. Access quarterly and annual summaries of mining fatalities along with associated best practices and preventative recommendations. View Investigation Reports for major mining accidents. - See more at: https://www.msha.gov/data-reports/fatality-reports

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Preliminary Accident Reports, Fatality Alerts, and Fatal Accident Reports

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  • Accident Classification: Fall of Face, Rib, Side or Highwall
    Location: Sentinel Mine, West Virginia
    Mine Controller: Arch Coal Inc
    Mine Type: Underground
    Mined Material: Coal (Bituminous)