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Accidents

Accidents in Polish mines 2016-2018

 

NUMBER OF ACCIDENTS

fatalserioustotal
201620172018201620172018201620172018
Hard coal mines

10

10

15

5

9

11

1566

1653

1680

Lignite mines

0

0

0

0

0

0

25

30

30

Copper ore mines

17

2

1

2

2

2

404

317

327
Other

0

3

5

2

3

2

79

78

80
TOTAL

27

15
21
9
14
15
2074
2078
2117

 

Number of dangerous occurrences in underground mines and related to them accidents 2016-2018

 
 
NUMBER OF OCCURENCES
 
 
 
NUMBER OF ACCIDENTS
FATALTOTAL
201620172018201620172018201620172018
Fires

101)

131)

16

0

0

0

0

0

0

Rock falls

8

3

5

1

0

1

3

1

1

Rockbursts

4

6

4

10

0

6

50

12

21

Methane explosions and ignitions

5

3

2

1

0

0

1

0

0

Coal dust explosions

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Outbursts of gases and rocks

0

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

Water inrushes

0

0

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

TOTAL
27
25

29

12
0
7
54
13

22


1)including 1 fire connected to methane ignition.

Accident indices 2016-2018

FATAL ACCIDENT INDICES
 201620172018Remarks
Fatalities per 1 M. t

0,14

0,16

0,24

hard coal mining*
Fatalities per 1 M. t

0,08

0,08

0,12

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

0,51

0,06

0,03

copper ore mining
Fatalities per 1 000 employees

0,09

0,10

0,14

hard coal mining*
Fatalities per 1 000 employees

0,15

0,08

0,12

mining in total
ACCIDENT INDICES IN TOTAL
 201620172018Remarks
Fatalities per 1 000 employees

14,7

16,1

16,1

hard coal mining*
Fatalities per 1 000 employees

20,6

17,0

15,6

copper ore mining
Fatalities per 1 000 employee

2,9

3,0

3,0

lignite mining
Fatalities per 1 000 employees

11,5

11,7

11,7

mining in total

*)without Central Drainage Plant (CZOK)