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Mining Product: Hidden Scars


Original creation date: January 2001

Hidden Scars

A story of survival and recovery, Hidden Scars is an interview with veteran hard rock miner Don Capperelli. Don recounts the events surrounding a 1994 rock burst that buried him and his partner, killing his partner and severely injuring him.  A study in both mining safety and mining culture, Hidden Scars will touch even the most hardened worker.

This video is available in both YouTube and DVD formats.

Total runtime: 25:45

Authors: ET Cullen

Audience: All miners

Video - January 2001

  • Order DVD
  • Part 1 (9:58)
  • Part 2 (7:29)
  • Part 3 (8:18)

NIOSHTIC2 Number: 20024266

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2001-150d, 2001 Jan, video