Kazakhstan Ministry of Labor and Social Protection created commission for investigation of mine accident in Karaganda region
Today, on August 31, 2017, about 4 am, a sudden emission of methane have occured on the Kazakhstan mine belonging to Arcelor Mittal Temirtau in Shakhtinsk of the Karaganda region. For investigation of causes of accident in Ministry of Labor and a social security of Kazakhstan the special commission of specialists in industrial safety, representatives of State Labour Inspection, the employer and labor unions is created, BNews.kz reported with reference to the press service of department.
In the mine, according to preliminary data, there were 136 people, - earlier official representative of Committee on emergency situations of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Kazakhstan Ruslan Imankulov reported.
The personalities of the died miners are identified.
Meanwhile, according to the press service of the Ministry of Labour and Social Protection of the population, at the time of accident in the mine there were 132 people.
All workers of the mine are brought to a surface. Specialists of the professional militarized rescue service work at the place of accident.