Mine Subsidence – Did you know?

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Mine Subsidence – Did you know?

Did you know? Mine subsidence is the movement of the ground following the extraction of coal. After coal is extracted beneath the surface, the land above can sink. There are many contributing factors to mine subsidence. Subsidence can cause damage to buildings and other structures.

What are the signs of mine subsidence

  1. Strains
  2. Potholes
  3. Cracks
  4. Tilts

If you are buying property or building in a mines subsidence district, you should be aware of how it can affect your site. Check here to see if your property is affected http://www.subsidenceadvisory.nsw.gov.au/

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