Coal Mine Accident in Turkey


The Association of British Mining Equipment Companies (ABMEC) extends its condolences to the families and friends of those miners killed in the Manisa Coal Mine, Soma, Western Turkey on 13 May 2014. The Association and its members wish the injured miners a speedy recovery, and our thoughts go out to all those concerned with the tragedy, including the rescue teams and emergency services.

This tragedy is a reminder of the dangers faced by miners around the world every day and we would like to express our appreciation of the risks that they take.