December 9, 2007 | Mark Paradies

China: 105 Miners Die in Blast

The International Herald Tribune reports that 105 miners died in the second deadliest mining accident this year in China.

When the second deadliest accident kills 105, you know the Chinese mining industry needs major safety improvements including advanced root cause analysis.

TapRooT® is used to investigate mine accidents around the world. Some mining companies and regulatory agencies that use TapRooT® to investigate accidents, incidents, and near-misses and who use TapRooT® to proactively improve performance include (just to name a few):

– US Mine Safety & Health Administration
– Rio Tinto
– Barrick
– Mimosa Mining Company
– Syncrude
– Cameco
– Interwest Mining
– Alcoa
– Arch Coal

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