TSF Failures 1915 - 2017
(The information on tailings dam failures was compiled by Lindsay Newland Bowker of Bowker Associates. Corrections and additions to the data in the file are welcome - with documentation, please.
Also see the paper "Risk-Public Liability-Economics of Tailings Storage Facility Failures" Bowker & Chambers, July 2015, on the Technical Reports page of this website. The table of tailings dam failures 1910-2009 is Appendix I of this paper.