West Virginia Office of Miners' Health Safety and Training

WV Reported Mining Injuries 2008
 Totals Reflect Reporting January through December

  UNDERGROUND SURFACE TOTALS
  NLT LT FTL FREQ. NLT LT FTL FREQ. NLT LT FTL* FREQ.
January 23 53 0 3.46 13 27 0 2.24 36 80 0 2.98
February 25 45 0 3.1 5 16 0 1.31 30 61 0 2.37
March 19 53 0 3.41 14 19 0 1.53 33 72 1 2.68
April 25 57 0 3.60 11 19 0 1.32 36 76 0 2.69
May 23 53 2 3.29 15 18 0 1.31 38 71 2 2.50
June 38 60 1 3.79 13 23 0 2.12 51 83 1 3.13
July 31 72 0 4.84 15 34 0 2.70 46 106 0 3.94
August 32 82 0 4.97 11 19 1 1.56 43 101 1 3.57
September 36 86 0 5.14 11 19 1 1.29 47 105 1 3.51
October 25 58 2 3.30 10 23 0 1.59 35 81 2 2.60
November 21 46 0 3.06 5 9 0 .78 26 55 0 2.13
December 16 54 0 3.53 6 24 0 2.06 21 78 1 2.94
Total 313 720 5 3.81 129 253 2 1.67 442 973 9 2.94

*The fatal in March was at a Prep. Facility as was the December accident.  There were 4 Fatal accidents involving contractors.
NLT= No Lost Time, LT= Lost Time, FAT.= Fatal, and FREQ.= Frequency rate.

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