West Virginia Office of Miners' Health Safety and Training

WV Reported Mining Injuries 2002
 Totals Reflect Reporting January through December

  Underground Surface Total
Month NLT. LT. FAT. FREQ. NLT. LT. FAT. FREQ. NLT. LT. FAT. FREQ.
January 30 80 1 7.57 10 33 0 3.76 40 113 1 6.31
February 24 67 1 7.33 6 36 0 4.87 30 103 1 6.47
March 19 81 0 8.54 5 43 0 6.31 24 124 0 7.78
April 24 85 1 9.45 13 31 0 4.32 37 116 1 7.65
May 21 56 0 6.5 9 32 0 4.63 30 88 0 5.81
June 22 70 0 8.77 15 29 0 4.79 37 99 0 7.28
July 17 75 0 10.23 12 34 0 4.87 29 109 0 8.18
August 24 87 1 9.85 8 32 0 4.64 32 119 1 8
September 15 58 0 7.12 6 24 0 4.55 21 82 0 6.25
October 26 76 0 8.57 11 31 0 3.25 37 107 0 6.75
November 22 58 0 8.87 11 24 0 3.33 33 82 0 6.9
December 10 60 1 30.68 4 18 1 65.92 14 78 2 34.13
Total 255 858 5 9.06 110 374 1 4.9 365 1,232 6 7.59

Note:  A fatal accident occurred in March at a coal preparation facility.
NLT= No Lost Time, LT= Lost Time, FAT.= Fatal, and FREQ.= Frequency rate.

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Last Updated on 1/31/2003
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