were killed in a mine accident near Rustenburg, the National Union of
Mineworkers (NUM) said today.
retrieve three other bodies is underway,” NUM general secretary Frans Baleni
died after a fall of ground...”
unscathed. He said the cause of the fall of ground was not yet known.
called ‘improved safety’, we now have disasters raising their ugly heads
associations and the department of mineral resources.
measures must be taken to prevent any future accidents at the plant,” said
Cosatu spokesman Patrick Craven.
high and all safety measures must be urgently reviewed so that the carnage can
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