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  • Summary
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    Citations, Orders, and Safeguards
    Citations, Orders, and Safeguards
    Please Note: United Minerals Co LLC has been the current operator since 1/1/1997

    Year 104(a) 104(d)(1) 104(g)(1) 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 2 0 0 100.00 100.00 100.00
    1998 36 0 0 2,880.00 2,880.00 2,880.00
    1999 15 0 0 1,349.00 1,349.00 1,349.00
    2000 19 0 1 3,237.00 3,237.00 3,237.00
    2001 47 0 0 9,887.00 9,887.00 9,887.00
    2002 11 0 1 4,550.00 3,413.00 3,413.00
    2003 26 0 0 1,826.00 1,826.00 1,826.00
    2004 21 0 0 3,132.00 3,132.00 3,132.00
    2005 22 0 0 3,974.00 3,974.00 3,974.00
    2006 27 0 0 7,665.00 7,665.00 7,665.00
    2007 13 0 0 11,387.00 11,387.00 11,387.00
    2008 40 2 0 71,992.00 61,948.00 23,003.00
    2009 22 0 0 27,238.00 27,238.00 8,047.00
    2010 6 0 0 3,384.00 3,384.00 3,384.00
    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: United Minerals Co LLC has been the current operator since 1/1/1997

    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 48,316 573,661 0.00 0.00 0.0111 2.37
    1998 0 3 0 0 268,641 1,788,767 0.00 2.23 0.0057 2.25
    1999 0 2 0 0 260,559 1,823,168 0.00 1.54 0.0309 2.07
    2000 0 7 0 0 307,135 2,561,548 0.00 4.56 0.0233 2.24
    2001 0 5 0 0 364,632 3,351,578 0.00 2.74 0.0090 2.13
    2002 0 4 0 0 362,898 3,133,369 0.00 2.20 0.0180 2.29
    2003 0 3 0 0 316,768 2,664,193 0.00 1.89 0.0290 1.94
    2004 0 1 0 0 299,914 2,236,303 0.00 0.67 0.0121 1.76
    2005 0 4 0 0 294,262 2,169,304 0.00 2.72 0.0028 1.49
    2006 0 1 0 0 259,893 1,856,624 0.00 0.77 0.0189 1.35
    2007 0 2 0 0 246,522 1,609,427 0.00 1.62 0.0194 1.38
    2008 0 1 0 0 280,478 1,850,459 0.00 0.71 0.0102 1.25
    2009 0 1 0 0 289,853 2,038,905 0.00 0.69 0.0107 1.23
    2010 0 1 0 0 67,214 554,694 - - - -
    *   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
    MeromHoosier Energy R E C IncHoosier Energy R E C IncSullivan County, IN1239030
    Cane RunE.ON AG (Germany)Louisville Gas Electric CoJefferson County, KY849490
    WarrickAlcoa IncAlcoa USWarrick County, IN254382
    Miami FortDuke EnergyDuke Ohio IncHamilton County, OH68805
    Mill CreekE.ON AG (Germany)Louisville Gas Electric CoJefferson County, KY49615
    W H ZimmerDuke EnergyDuke Ohio IncClermont County, OH26507
    Trimble CountyE.ON AG (Germany)Louisville Gas Electric CoTrimble County, KY12675
    GhentE.ON AG (Germany)Kentucky Utilities CoCarroll County, KY3106
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