US miner dies after contact with drive roller

A 42-year-old miner with 23 years of mining experience was fatally injured on January 26 when he came into contact with a moving drive roller for the section belt at a US coal mine.

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US miner dies after contact with drive roller US miner dies after contact with drive roller US miner dies after contact with drive roller US miner dies after contact with drive roller US miner dies after contact with drive roller

The victim was positioned between the guard and the conveyor belt drive when he came in contact with the shaft of the belt drive roller, according to a report by the US Mine Safety and Health

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