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Mining Publication: Root Causes of Groundfall Related Incidents in U.S. Mining Industry

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August 2003

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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.

Authors: K Biswas, RK Zipf

Conference PaperAugust - 2003

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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

 
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