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Orange Strip

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  • Summary
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    Citations, Orders, and Safeguards
    Citations, Orders, and Safeguards
    The ownership date for this operator is unavailable

    Year 104(a) Proposed
    Penalties ($)
    Current Penalties ($) Amount Paid
    To Date ($)
    1995 7 504.00 504.00 504.00
    1996 8 1,143.00 1,143.00 1,143.00
    1997 38 2,947.00 2,947.00 2,947.00
    1998 4 466.00 466.00 466.00
    1999 4 620.00 620.00 620.00
    2000 6 512.00 512.00 512.00
    2001 2 205.00 205.00 205.00
    2002 11 778.00 778.00 778.00
    2003 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    2004 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    2005 2 248.00 248.00 248.00
    2006 2 120.00 120.00 120.00
    2007 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    2008 12 1,200.00 1,200.00 1,200.00
    2009 5 500.00 500.00 500.00
    2010 2 408.00 408.00 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
    The ownership date for this operator is unavailable

    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 0 152,804 747,188 0.00 1.31 0.0232 2.71
    1996 0 1 0 0 169,953 841,745 0.00 1.18 0.0082 2.33
    1997 0 1 0 0 144,691 764,718 0.00 1.38 0.0111 2.37
    1998 0 2 0 0 154,289 774,049 0.00 2.59 0.0057 2.25
    1999 0 1 0 0 128,776 689,813 0.00 1.55 0.0309 2.07
    2000 0 1 0 0 82,077 369,513 0.00 2.44 0.0233 2.24
    2001 0 0 0 0 114,101 549,853 0.00 0.00 0.0090 2.13
    2002 0 0 0 0 95,110 453,193 0.00 0.00 0.0180 2.29
    2003 0 1 0 0 89,866 361,423 0.00 2.23 0.0290 1.94
    2004 0 0 0 0 126,261 489,629 0.00 0.00 0.0121 1.76
    2005 0 0 0 0 113,217 500,902 0.00 0.00 0.0028 1.49
    2006 0 0 0 0 99,505 421,461 0.00 0.00 0.0189 1.35
    2007 0 0 0 0 116,248 458,281 0.00 0.00 0.0194 1.38
    2008 0 0 0 0 135,223 563,992 0.00 0.00 0.0102 1.25
    2009 0 0 0 0 140,209 530,485 0.00 0.00 0.0107 1.23
    2010 0 0 0 0 34,243 136,452 - - - -
    *   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.
  • MSHA Data


  • 2009 Sales to Power Plants

    NameControllerOperatorLocationTons Purchased
    H L SpurlockEast Kentucky Power Coop IncEast Kentucky Power Coop IncMason County, KY345522
    Richard GorsuchAmerican Mun Power-Ohio IncAmerican Mun Power-Ohio IncWashington County, OH142259
  • Production