Working conditions for coal miners.

Working conditions and wages for coal miners were horrible.


Miners often endured poor and dangerous working conditions. Miners risked their lifes that could be easily ended by floodings, explosions, and colapsing mines. In one unnamed coal mine, 58 deaths out of a total of 349 deaths in one year, involved children thirteen years or younger. Life for all those who worked underground was very hard.

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After reading this flyer you have a better understanding of the true hardships miners had to go through.