Mining Publication: Root Causes of Groundfall Related Incidents in U.S. Mining Industry
Original creation date: August 2003
This paper utilized the rock fall related incident narratives from the MSHA database for a taxonomic analysis, which identifies the root causes of an event and can provide future direction for corrective measures to reduce the probability of occurrence of the event.
Conference PaperAugust - 2003
NIOSHTIC2 Number: 20023428
In: Peng SS, Mark C, Khair AW, Heasley KA, eds. Proceedings of the 22nd Intl Conf on Ground Control in Mining. Morgantown, WV: West Virginia University, 2003 Aug; :335-343