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Porter Mine

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  • Summary
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    Citations, Orders, and Safeguards
    Citations, Orders, and Safeguards
    Please Note: Mountaineer Mining Corporation has been the current operator since 7/3/2001

    Year 104(a) Proposed
    Penalties ($)
    Current Penalties ($) Amount Paid
    To Date ($)
    1995 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    1996 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    1997 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    1998 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    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 2 205.00 205.00 205.00
    2003 3 207.00 207.00 207.00
    2004 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    2005 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    2006 1 60.00 60.00 60.00
    2007 7 850.00 850.00 850.00
    2008 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    2009 2 227.00 227.00 227.00
    2010 2 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: Mountaineer Mining Corporation has been the current operator since 7/3/2001

    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 0.0232 2.71
    1996 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0.0082 2.33
    1997 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0.0111 2.37
    1998 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0.0057 2.25
    1999 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0.0309 2.07
    2000 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0.0233 2.24
    2001 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0.0090 2.13
    2002 0 0 0 0 3,866 16,103 0.00 0.00 0.0180 2.29
    2003 0 0 0 0 3,892 13,114 0.00 0.00 0.0290 1.94
    2004 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0.0121 1.76
    2005 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0.0028 1.49
    2006 0 0 0 0 1,574 9,305 0.00 0.00 0.0189 1.35
    2007 0 0 0 0 8,236 56,823 0.00 0.00 0.0194 1.38
    2008 0 0 0 0 7,958 28,074 0.00 0.00 0.0102 1.25
    2009 0 0 0 0 10,685 33,591 0.00 0.00 0.0107 1.23
    2010 0 0 0 0 2,563 6,501 - - - -
    *   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
  • Production