Life vs profit: Zero harm in mining needs shoulder-to-shoulder collaboration

2018-08-19 09:46

We are working tirelessly towards improving our safe production results and to achieving zero harm for as long as possible, writes Neal Froneman.

Three workers killed at Sibanye mine

2018-06-11 18:49

Three workers have been killed underground at a mine owned by Sibanye-Stillwater and two others are still missing

Cosatu calls for halt of Sibanye-Stillwater operations over safety

2018-02-08 18:04

The trade union federation put out the call following the deaths of two miners at Sibanye-Stillwater Kloof mine.

Lily Mine tragedy: Long wait for the truth

2017-07-16 06:00

Lily Gold Mine tragedy: Family members of missing mine workers still don’t have answers.

Kusasalethu halts work after fatality

2016-04-11 14:30

Harmony Gold's Kusasalethu mine has stopped mining activities after an employee was fatally injured in a fall.

Harmony halts Bambanani ops after mine death

2015-06-01 12:15

Harmony Gold has suspended all blasting operations at its Bambanani mine in the Free State after the death of a miner.

Gold Fields South Deep miner killed

2014-05-27 16:35

A miner has died in an industrial accident at Gold Fields' South Deep Project, south-west of Johannesburg.

Fatality at Harmony's Phakisa mine

2013-10-07 10:25

Harmony Gold advises that an employee has been fatally injured in a fall of ground at its Phakisa mine near Welkom.

 

Life vs profit: One mine death is a death too many

2018-08-19 09:13

The mining industry should spend money on health and safety and not on lawyers who threaten workers for speaking out, writes Livhuwani Mammburu.

NUM to engage Sibanye as SA mine deaths soar to 31 this year

2018-05-06 17:43

The National Union of Mineworkers says it would engage the management of Sibanye-Stillwater following the recent deaths of workers at its mine which have pushed the national toll to 31 fatalities so far this year.

SA’s gold mining still the biggest killer

2017-11-26 08:54

The number of fatalities at mines across the country has increased by at least 12% this year so far.

11 miners confirmed dead in latest China mine blast

2016-12-08 09:58

A local authority says the bodies of missing miners have been found, bringing to 11 the total who died in an underground gas explosion in central China.

Worker killed at Welkom mine

2015-06-01 15:11

Blasting operations have been halted after a miner was killed in an accident near Welkom, Harmony Gold says.

Miner dies in KZN mine

2015-01-21 10:07

A mine worker has died underground at a mine near Utrecht in KwaZulu-Natal, Emergency Medical Services.

Inside Labour: Unanswered questions

2014-03-28 07:43

The labour ministry must end its silence on industrial tragedies, says Terry Bell.

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