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Mining and Subsidence

UK mining has almost completely ceased due to cost and our need to move to more renewal fuel sources. However our mining legacy has resulted in a number of risks associated with pollution and ground instability.

This section will look into the different types of mining and subsidence issues and how this affects property transactions.

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Coal Mining Hazards

Nearly one third of UK properties sit above an historic coalfield with 20,000 properties being…

Mining Risks from Abandoned Mines

The UK had a large natural resources reserve which were critically extracted to build the…

Investigating Coal Mining Risk: Landmark Coal Reports

According to UK Government figures, the UK coal produced around 70 million tonnes a year…

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