NIOSHTIC-2 Publications Search
Musculskeletal Injuries in Underground Mining.
Stobbe-TJ; Bobick-TG; Plummer-RW
Ann Am Conf Gov Hyg 1986 14:71-76
Job-related musculoskeletal injuries are a continuing problem in all of industry. Mining is no exception. This paper presents an overview of the problem by summarizing strain and sprain injury data for underground mining. The data sources include both MSHA's accident statistics and individual company injury records.
Ann. Am. Conf. Gov. Hyg., V. 14, 1986, PP. 71-76
Page last reviewed: April 12, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division