• Root causes of tailings dam overtopping: the economics of risk & consequence 

        Author(s):Bowker, Lindsay Newland; Chambers, David M.
        Date Issued:2016-09
        Format:born digital; proceedings (reports)
        This paper examines overtopping failures of embankments at tailings impoundments from 1915-2015 and compares the severity of consequence for overtopping failures to that of other causes of failure. We find that the ...