Modelling the risk factors of occupational accidents in an underground coal mine in Turkey using regression analysis

Ozfirat M. K., Ozfirat P., AKSOY C. O., Pamukcu C., Tatar C.

CIM BULLETIN, vol.98, no.1091, 2006 (SCI-Expanded) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 98 Issue: 1091
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Journal Name: CIM BULLETIN
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED)
  • Keywords: occupational accidents, risk analysis, underground coal mine, regression, UNITED-STATES, INJURIES, WORK
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes


Temporal and other factors contributing to the occurrence of occupational accidents at an underground coal mine in Turkey between 1992 and 2000 have been analyzed, The time period of the study spanned the transition from hand-worked mining methods (1992 to 1996) to hand-worked mining methods and mechanized mining methods (1997 to 2000).