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Solar Sources Preparation Plant

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    Citations, Orders, and Safeguards
    Citations, Orders, and Safeguards
    Please Note: Solar Sources Inc has been the current operator since 10/1/1985

    Year 104(a) Proposed
    Penalties ($)
    Current Penalties ($) Amount Paid
    To Date ($)
    1995 12 951.00 951.00 951.00
    1996 16 1,111.00 1,111.00 1,111.00
    1997 3 257.00 257.00 257.00
    1998 5 437.00 437.00 437.00
    1999 8 574.00 574.00 574.00
    2000 4 338.00 338.00 338.00
    2001 11 1,549.00 1,549.00 1,549.00
    2002 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    2003 5 615.00 615.00 615.00
    2004 11 1,040.00 1,040.00 1,040.00
    2005 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    2006 1 60.00 60.00 60.00
    2007 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    2008 4 424.00 424.00 424.00
    2009 0 0.00 0.00 0.00
    2010 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: Solar Sources Inc has been the current operator since 10/1/1985

    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 35,754 0 0.00 0.00 0.0202 6.28
    1996 0 0 0 0 24,517 0 0.00 0.00 0.0355 4.91
    1997 0 0 0 0 24,102 0 0.00 0.00 0.0000 4.03
    1998 0 0 0 0 23,727 0 0.00 0.00 0.0172 4.22
    1999 0 0 0 0 22,949 0 0.00 0.00 0.0283 3.89
    2000 0 0 0 0 22,250 0 0.00 0.00 0.0406 3.65
    2001 0 0 0 0 22,233 0 0.00 0.00 0.0297 3.21
    2002 0 0 0 0 19,344 0 0.00 0.00 0.0107 3.64
    2003 0 0 0 0 24,355 0 0.00 0.00 0.0000 3.48
    2004 0 2 0 0 42,048 0 0.00 9.51 0.0356 2.75
    2005 0 0 0 0 36,461 0 0.00 0.00 0.0000 2.36
    2006 0 0 0 0 38,169 0 0.00 0.00 0.0000 2.43
    2007 0 0 0 0 30,634 0 0.00 0.00 0.0113 1.88
    2008 0 1 0 0 36,602 0 0.00 5.46 0.0245 1.54
    2009 0 2 0 0 40,947 0 0.00 9.77 0.0000 1.62
    2010 0 0 0 0 19,745 0 0.00 0.00 0.0000 1.46
    *   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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