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MSHA's National Hazard Reporting Page

To report a hazardous condition at a mine to MSHA, call:


or use the on-line filing option (For more informaiton, see below).

You do not need to identify yourself!
To report an imminent danger hazardous condition
– a condition that could cause a serious accident, injury, illness or fatality, call:


For the Mine Maps Hotline, Impoundments Hotline, and Abandoned Mines call:


Please Note: This page is not intended for Immediately Reportable accidents. For information on Immediately Reportable accidents, please use this link.

Telephone Submission of a Hazardous Condition Complaint
    Remember, this is a National Hot Line!

    If you use the telephone to report a hazard please do the following as it will help us help you.
    Include as much of the following information in your phone conversation:

    • Name of company
    • Name of mine
    • Location of mine (city/town)
    • State where mine is located
    • If you know the MSHA ID for the mine, please include it.
      You may search for an MSHA ID by either mine name or company name using
      MSHA's Data Retrieval System (DRS).
Online Filing of a Hazardous Condition Complaint

To submit a complaint, please use the button to the right. This will take you to our on-line filing application for reporting hazardous conditions at mine sites only. It is not to be used for any other purpose.

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Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA)
1100 Wilson Boulevard, 21st Floor
Arlington, VA 22209-3939
Phone:    (202) 693-9400
Fax-on-demand: (202) 693-9401
Technical (web) questions: Webmaster
On-line Filing Help:
or call (877) 778-6055

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