Causes of Roof-Fall Fatalities in Anthracite and Bituminous-Coal Mines, 1955 and 1956

Description:

Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines discussing coal mining roof-fall accidents during 1955 and 1956. As stated in the summary, "the study includes an analysis of individual accident reports, sets forth the measurable factors, and compares such factors with a representative sample of average data from 39 anthracite mines and 117 bituminous mines" (p. 1).

Creator(s): Joseph, R. D.
Creation Date: 1958  
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Technical Report Archive and Image Library
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Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: U.S. Bureau of Mines
Publisher Info: U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Bureau of Mines
Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1958
Coverage:
From 1955 to 1956
Description:

Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines discussing coal mining roof-fall accidents during 1955 and 1956. As stated in the summary, "the study includes an analysis of individual accident reports, sets forth the measurable factors, and compares such factors with a representative sample of average data from 39 anthracite mines and 117 bituminous mines" (p. 1).

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26 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.

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Keyword(s): bituminous coal mines | mining accidents | accident prevention | mine safety
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Series Title: Information circular (United States. Bureau of Mines)
Added Title: United States Bureau of Mines Information Circular 7869
Series Title: United States Bureau of Mines Reports
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Technical Report Archive and Image Library
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 37559195 |
  • SUDOC: I 28.27:7869
  • REP-NO: I. C. 7869
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc67081
Resource Type: Report
Format: Text