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Mid Port Strip

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    Citations, Orders, and Safeguards
    Citations, Orders, and Safeguards
    Please Note: Joe Kuperavage Coal Co. has been the current operator since 11/1/1984

    Year 104(a) Proposed
    Penalties ($)
    Current Penalties ($) Amount Paid
    To Date ($)
    1995 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    1996 3 207.00 207.00 207.00
    1997 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    1998 2 159.00 159.00 159.00
    1999 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    2000 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    2001 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    2002 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    2003 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    2004 4 649.00 649.00 649.00
    2005 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    2006 1 60.00 60.00 60.00
    2007 1 100.00 100.00 100.00
    2008 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    2009 1 150.00 150.00 150.00
    2010 1 100.00 100.00 0.00
    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: Joe Kuperavage Coal Co. has been the current operator since 11/1/1984

    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 5,640 21,269 0.00 35.46 0.1949 9.75
    1996 0 0 0 0 5,000 24,112 0.00 0.00 0.0000 6.58
    1997 0 0 0 0 5,760 24,988 0.00 0.00 0.0000 5.28
    1998 0 0 0 0 5,640 25,561 0.00 0.00 0.0000 7.74
    1999 0 0 0 0 8,289 24,953 0.00 0.00 0.1696 4.58
    2000 0 0 0 0 9,456 45,669 0.00 0.00 0.0000 9.16
    2001 0 0 0 0 10,125 51,006 0.00 0.00 0.0000 4.27
    2002 0 0 0 0 8,184 47,148 0.00 0.00 0.0000 5.09
    2003 0 0 0 0 11,132 39,478 0.00 0.00 0.0000 5.52
    2004 0 0 0 0 11,206 57,892 0.00 0.00 0.0000 4.42
    2005 0 0 0 0 11,510 65,490 0.00 0.00 0.2605 3.91
    2006 0 0 0 0 17,295 87,978 0.00 0.00 0.0000 5.28
    2007 0 0 0 0 20,475 64,496 0.00 0.00 0.0000 3.99
    2008 0 0 0 0 13,096 51,192 0.00 0.00 0.0000 3.85
    2009 0 0 0 0 13,611 73,088 0.00 0.00 0.0000 4.89
    2010 0 0 0 0 2,542 13,440 - - - -
    *   Hours worked and accidents & injuries now include office hours or accidents (subunit 99).
    ** Current rates are based on data available as of 2009 Quarter 4. For a further explanation, please see this.
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