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March 2009
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Date Mine Name Location Accident Type Dead Missing1
6 Jinming Coal Mine Hebei Explosion 2 2
9 Maijie Gold Mine Anhui Asphyxiation 5 0
10 Luxinju Coal Mine Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region Asphyxiation 6 0
12 Tanshanling Coal Mine Gansu Explosion 6 0
14 Fengyuanshun Coal Mine Gansu Asphyxiation 7 0
20 Lianfa Coal Mine Guizhou H2O Inundation 0 1
20 Rescuers had transported nine survivors out of a flooded coal mine in southwest China's Guizhou Province as of 3 p.m. Friday, a local coal mine safety official said.
20 Unnamed Coal Mine Guizhou Fire 0 7
20 Dongfang Zhenxing Coal Mine Shanxi Building Explosion 3 0
23 Unnamed Coal Mine Hunan H2O inundation 0 13
29 Xishimen Iron Mine Hebei H2O inundation 0 8
29 Unnamed Quarry Guizhou Quarry Explosion 7 0
1 Missing miners remain listed for incidents where no follow-up news report was provided.