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Overview of mine subsidence insurance programs in the United States.
Pittsburgh, PA: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, IC-9362, 1993 Jan; :1-12
The Bureau of Mines report generally describes mine subsidence, the development of mine subsidence insurance programs, and overviews of all the eight current mine subsidence insurance programs in the United States. The states that have these subsidence programs include; Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Wyoming. Major aspects of the programs include; history, administrative and operational procedures, insurable structures, recognition of mine subsidence, major exclusions, claims, insurance premiums, economic health of each program, and agencies addresses.
Risk; Research-management; State-government; Underground-mining; Subsidence; Coal-mines; Insurance
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Pittsburgh, PA: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, IC-9362
CO; IL; IN; KY; OH; PA; WV; WY; PA
Page last reviewed: March 11, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division