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Mine #15A

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    Citations, Orders, and Safeguards
    Citations, Orders, and Safeguards
    Please Note: Blair Coal Co Inc has been the current operator since 2/21/2008

    Year 103(k) 104(a) 314(b) Proposed
    Penalties ($)
    Current Penalties ($) Amount Paid
    To Date ($)
    1995 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    1996 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    1997 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    1998 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    1999 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    2000 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    2001 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    2002 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    2003 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    2004 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    2005 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    2006 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    2007 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    2008 0 25 2 4,120.00 4,120.00 4,120.00
    2009 1 22 1 3,344.00 3,344.00 3,344.00
    2010 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 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: Blair Coal Co Inc has been the current operator since 2/21/2008

    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 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0.0464 10.01
    1996 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0.0607 8.54
    1997 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0.0434 8.34
    1998 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0.0449 8.88
    1999 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0.0369 8.19
    2000 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0.0454 8.29
    2001 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0.0756 7.13
    2002 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0.0366 7.13
    2003 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0.0340 6.27
    2004 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0.0368 5.60
    2005 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0.0336 5.11
    2006 0 0 0 0 1,900 2,476 0.00 0.00 0.0721 4.79
    2007 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0.0423 4.75
    2008 0 1 0 0 17,806 41,903 0.00 11.23 0.0213 4.26
    2009 0 0 0 0 9,055 16,360 0.00 0.00 0.0117 4.04
    2010 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0.0153 3.51
    *   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
  • Production

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    Master Inspection List, Targeted Enforcement, Nov 2010

    A list of the mines inspected and citations issued in the November 2010 push by MSHA to reinspect mines with a pattern of violations.

    Coal mines included on the list were:

    /documents/master-inspection-list-targeted-enforcement-nov-2010

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