Report a Mine Safety Accident

Report the Accident to the State

The owner, superintendent, or foreman in charge shall give immediate notice to the Mine Safety Unit whenever loss of life occurs on mine property pursuant to (Tenn. Code Ann. §59-4-303). The owner, superintendent, or foreman in charge shall give immediate notice to the Mine Safety Unit whenever there is an injury that results in lost time from work whether it results in death or not (Tenn. Code Ann. §59-4-401).

Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) has additional accident reporting requirements. Please see the MSHA website for additional information.