NIOSH 2001 Jan; :25 minutes
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.
Mining-industry; Miners; Mine-workers; Rock-bursts; Traumatic-injuries; Injuries; Occupational-hazards; Occupational-accidents; Mine-disasters; Safety-education
Video; Numbered Publication
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2001-150D
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health