Autopsy evaluation of coal mining deaths in the city of Zonguldak, Turkey


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Ozer E., Yilmaz R., Evcuman D., Yildirim A., ÇETİN İ., Kocak U., ...More

MEDICAL SCIENCE MONITOR, vol.20, pp.438-443, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 20
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.12659/msm.890045
  • Journal Name: MEDICAL SCIENCE MONITOR
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.438-443
  • Keywords: Coal Mine, Autopsy, Forensic Medicine, Work Place, Death, Prevention, OCCUPATIONAL INJURIES, FATALITIES, ACCIDENTS, MINERS
  • Karadeniz Technical University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background: In this study, our aim was to evaluate the fatal occupational accidents that occurred in Zonguldak coal mines between the years 2005-2008.