Social aspects of the Russian coal sector

V.G. Kilimnik, Dr. Sc. (Eng.), G.G. Yakubson, Dr. Sc. (Eng.), N.V. Efimova, FGUP TsNIIugol

The authors discuss social security aspects of coalminers' life in Russia. Data is presented on miners' retirement pensions, unemployment, as well as accident and injury rates in the coal sector.