Trainees were put with old timers to learn their skills and these supervisors invariably had health problems associated with mining, such as pneumoconiosis, silicosis, beat knee
and deformities from poorly healed injuries.
INVERNESS CT v HEARTS DANI SANCHEZ and Gil Blumenshtein hope to beat knee
injuries for Inverness but Richie Foran is still out and there are concerns over full-backs Kenny Gillet (knee) and Kevin McCann (groin).
PEOPLE have had conflicting advice regarding claims for miners' beat knee
SIR - I would like to warn your readers of a potential problem with the Miners' "Beat Knee
" compensation scheme.
A condition known as Beat Knee
, similar to Housemaid's Knee, and arthritis are believed to have been caused by long periods of working underground and in wet conditions.