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Gowen Stripping

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    Citations, Orders, and Safeguards
    Citations, Orders, and Safeguards
    Please Note: Coal Contractors (1991) Inc has been the current operator since 7/12/1995

    Year 104(a) 104(b) Proposed
    Penalties ($)
    Current Penalties ($) Amount Paid
    To Date ($)
    1995 7 0 533.00 533.00 533.00
    1996 2 0 131.00 131.00 131.00
    1997 3 0 267.00 267.00 267.00
    1998 10 0 566.00 566.00 566.00
    1999 4 0 296.00 296.00 296.00
    2000 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    2001 3 0 193.00 193.00 193.00
    2002 2 0 110.00 110.00 110.00
    2003 3 0 210.00 210.00 210.00
    2004 1 0 60.00 60.00 60.00
    2005 1 0 60.00 60.00 60.00
    2006 1 0 60.00 60.00 60.00
    2007 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    2008 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    2009 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    2010 4 1 200.00 200.00 200.00
    Note: Vacated Citations are not included in any reports on the DRS.

    Injuries, Hours Worked, and Production Totals
    Injuries, Hours Worked, and Production Totals
    Please Note: Coal Contractors (1991) Inc has been the current operator since 7/12/1995

    Year Fatal Operator
    Injuries
    NFDL Operator
    Injuries
    Fatal Contractor
    Injuries
    NFDL Contractor
    Injuries
    Operator Hours
    Worked*
    Coal
     Produced 
    (tons)
    Operator Fatal
    Incidence Rate**
    Operator NFDL
    Incidence Rate**
    Mine Type
    National Fatal
    Incidence Rate**
    Mine Type
    National NFDL
    Incidence Rate**
    1995 0 1 0 0 56,516 84,353 0.00 3.54 0.1949 9.75
    1996 0 1 0 0 71,944 94,585 0.00 2.78 0.0000 6.58
    1997 0 2 0 0 62,549 83,355 0.00 6.39 0.0000 5.28
    1998 0 2 0 0 67,621 93,324 0.00 5.92 0.0000 7.74
    1999 0 3 0 0 61,973 138,785 0.00 9.68 0.1696 4.58
    2000 0 1 0 0 37,467 77,103 0.00 5.34 0.0000 9.16
    2001 0 0 0 0 15,981 7,845 0.00 0.00 0.0000 4.27
    2002 0 0 0 0 10,824 0 0.00 0.00 0.0000 5.09
    2003 0 0 0 0 13,152 0 0.00 0.00 0.0000 5.52
    2004 0 0 0 0 1,176 0 0.00 0.00 0.0000 4.42
    2005 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0.2605 3.91
    2006 0 0 0 0 80 0 0.00 0.00 0.0000 5.28
    2007 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0.0000 3.99
    2008 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0.0000 3.85
    2009 0 1 0 0 8,624 0 0.00 23.19 0.0000 4.89
    2010 0 0 0 0 7,223 0 0.00 0.00 0.0000 4.61
    *   Hours worked and accidents & injuries now include office hours or accidents (subunit 99).
    ** Current rates are based on data available as of 2010 Quarter 1. For a further explanation, please see this.
  • MSHA Data
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