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Accidents

Accidents in Polish mines 2017-2019

 

NUMBER OF ACCIDENTS

fatalserioustotal
201720182019201720182019201720182019
Hard coal mines

10

15

16

9

11

8

1653

1680

1894

Lignite mines

0

0

0

0

0

0

30

30

32

Copper ore mines

2

1

5

2

2

2

317

327

327
Other

3

5

2

3

2

1

78

80

73
TOTAL

15

21
23
14
15
11
2078
2117
2326

 

Number of dangerous occurrences in underground mines and related to them accidents 2017-2019

 
 
NUMBER OF OCCURENCES
 
 
 
NUMBER OF ACCIDENTS
FATALTOTAL
201720182019201720182019201720182019
Fires

131)

16

182)

0

0

0

0

0

0

Rock falls

3

5

5

0

1

0

1

1

0

Rockbursts

6

4

6

0

6

6

12

21

64

Methane explosions and ignitions

3

2

4

0

0

0

0

0

0

Coal dust explosions

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Outbursts of gases and rocks

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Water inrushes

0

1

2

0

0

0

0

0

0

TOTAL
25
29

35

0
7
6
13
22

64


1)including 1 fire connected to methane ignition; 2)including 1 fire connected to methane explosions.

Accident indices 2017-2019

FATAL ACCIDENT INDICES
 201720182019Remarks
Fatalities per 1 M. t

0,16

0,24

0,26

hard coal mining*
Fatalities per 1 M. t

0,08

0,12

0,14

hard coal*+ lignite mining
Fatalities per 1 M. t

0,06

0,03

0,16

copper ore mining
Fatalities per 1 000 employees

0,10

0,14

0,15

hard coal mining*
Fatalities per 1 000 employees

0,08

0,12

0,13

mining in total
ACCIDENT INDICES IN TOTAL
 201720182019Remarks
Fatalities per 1 000 employees

16,1

16,1

17,7

hard coal mining*
Fatalities per 1 000 employees

17,0

15,6

16,1

copper ore mining
Fatalities per 1 000 employee

3,0

3,0

3,7

lignite mining
Fatalities per 1 000 employees

11,7

11,7

12,7

mining in total

*)without Central Drainage Plant (CZOK)