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Tuscarora Coal Company

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    Citations, Orders, and Safeguards
    Citations, Orders, and Safeguards
    Please Note: Kuperavage Enterprises Inc. has been the current operator since 10/30/1982

    Year 104(a) 104(b) Proposed
    Penalties ($)
    Current Penalties ($) Amount Paid
    To Date ($)
    1995 8 0 807.00 807.00 807.00
    1996 5 0 288.00 288.00 288.00
    1997 3 0 185.00 185.00 185.00
    1998 5 0 274.00 274.00 274.00
    1999 5 0 373.00 373.00 373.00
    2000 2 0 110.00 110.00 110.00
    2001 1 0 55.00 55.00 55.00
    2002 5 0 275.00 275.00 275.00
    2003 6 0 363.00 252.00 252.00
    2004 4 1 507.00 345.00 345.00
    2005 3 0 180.00 180.00 180.00
    2006 6 0 462.00 462.00 462.00
    2007 5 0 444.00 444.00 444.00
    2008 6 0 627.00 627.00 627.00
    2009 20 0 2,054.00 2,054.00 1,627.00
    2010 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: Kuperavage Enterprises Inc. has been the current operator since 10/30/1982

    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 3 0 0 40,620 20,199 0.00 14.77 0.0000 12.13
    1996 0 0 0 0 47,194 15,487 0.00 0.00 0.0000 9.11
    1997 0 1 0 0 50,109 6,797 0.00 3.99 0.0000 7.25
    1998 0 0 0 0 41,236 6,161 0.00 0.00 0.0000 5.38
    1999 0 0 0 0 33,222 10,079 0.00 0.00 0.0000 5.23
    2000 0 2 0 0 25,016 6,193 0.00 15.99 0.0000 5.17
    2001 0 0 0 0 26,744 8,305 0.00 0.00 0.0000 4.18
    2002 0 0 0 0 11,507 0 0.00 0.00 0.0000 4.43
    2003 0 1 0 0 12,714 0 0.00 15.73 0.0000 3.32
    2004 0 0 0 0 23,242 0 0.00 0.00 0.1843 3.13
    2005 0 0 0 0 23,189 0 0.00 0.00 0.0000 2.17
    2006 0 0 0 0 22,356 0 0.00 0.00 0.0000 2.70
    2007 0 0 0 0 21,583 0 0.00 0.00 0.0000 2.77
    2008 0 1 0 0 21,510 0 0.00 9.30 0.0000 4.22
    2009 0 0 0 0 23,998 0 0.00 0.00 0.0000 4.11
    2010 0 0 0 0 11,793 0 0.00 0.00 0.0000 10.13
    *   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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