ARTICLES RELATING TO MINING ACCIDENTS

Investigations under way following latest death at Harmony Gold's Kusasalethu mine

2019-07-01 11:40

Harmony Gold Mining Company says it is investigating the death of a miner at Kusasalethu mine, near Carletonville.

Man dies in gas explosion at Gloria Mine

2019-02-06 18:43

One man, believed to be an illegal miner, has died after an explosion at the shuttered Gloria Coal Mine in Mpumalanga.

Fatalities on the rise in grim year for mining

2018-08-23 20:40

Injuries have decreased in mining operations over the past year - but at the same time, deaths have increased, more than doubling in some sub-sectors.

Death toll for Phalaborwa mine fire rises to 6

2018-07-16 10:57

The death toll of the miners killed at the Phalaborwa Copper Mine in Limpopo has risen to six.

BREAKING: Sibanye Driefontein mine hit by another death

2018-06-26 09:28

Sibanye-Stillwater has confirmed that another miner has died at its Driefontein operations near Carltonville.

 

WATCH: Top world news stories, February 18

2019-02-18 05:59

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'Will I come back dead?' the human costs of South Africa's gold

2018-09-10 11:54

After more than two decades of improving mine safety since the end of apartheid, South Africa’s progress has stalled with an increase in gold-mining deaths.

Mine bosses must be held accountable for lives lost underground - Numsa

2018-07-18 07:20

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa wants mine bosses prosecuted and held accountable for every life lost underground.

Spate of deaths at Sibanye-Stilwater is a crime against humanity - AMCU

2018-06-26 12:10

Two mining unions are calling for amendments to the Mine Health and Safety Act after yet another death at the Khomanani shaft at Sibanye-Stillwater's Driefontein operations.

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