TSF Failures from 1915

Download "World Mine Tailings Failures from 1915" Microsoft EXCEL Spreadsheet

(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.)

CSP2 also maintains a spreadsheet of tailings dam-only failures - Download TSF Failures 1915-2019

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.https://worldminetailingsfailures.org/