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18 Workers Missing After Mine Accident In South Africa

18 Workers Still Missing Underground After South Africa ...

18 Workers Still Missing Underground After South Africa ...

Feb 23, 2015· 18 workers still missing underground after South Africa mine fire. Eighteen workers were still unaccounted for Sunday following a fire at a South African mine that had trapped nearly 500 workers underground, a spokeswoman for mining company Harmony Gold said.

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Engineering News

Engineering News

JOHANNESBURG - Gamsberg zinc mine in South Africa has been shuttered until further notice while a search continues for two workers still missing after an accident, the owner Vedanta Zinc ...

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Two Workers Missing After Mine Collapse At South Africa's ...

Two Workers Missing After Mine Collapse At South Africa's ...

May 18, 2016· JOHANNESBURG, May 18 (Reuters) - Impala Platinum (Implats) said on Wednesday that two workers were missing after a shaft collapsed at its Rustenburg mine in South Africa.

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Three Workers Missing After South Africa Gold Mine ...

Three Workers Missing After South Africa Gold Mine ...

Feb 05, 2016· The incident occurred at the Lily gold mine near Barberton, about 360 kilometers (224 miles) east of Johannesburg. The three missing employees worked in a …

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S. African Mine Accident Leaves 8 Dead, 42 Missing

S. African Mine Accident Leaves 8 Dead, 42 Missing

An accident in a South African gold mine Monday that may have been caused by an explosion killed at least eight miners and left 42 missing and feared dead as workers across the country returned to ...

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Three Missing After South African Gold Mine Collapses ...

Three Missing After South African Gold Mine Collapses ...

Feb 05, 2016· Almost 90 miners were rescued and three were still missing after a cave-in at a gold mine in northeastern South Africa on Friday, the firm that owns the mine said.. The collapse at the mine…

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Mine Accidents And Disasters | Department Of Mineral …

Mine Accidents And Disasters | Department Of Mineral …

104 Deaths due to a mining accident were reported at the Vaal Reefs Number Two Shaft near Orkney, North West, on 10 May 1995. An underground locomotive fell down a shaft and landed onto a cage loaded with night shift mine workers coming to surface. This was arguably one of the worst accidents in the mining industry in South Africa.

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Over 100 Gold Miners Killed In South African Accident ...

Over 100 Gold Miners Killed In South African Accident ...

May 12, 1995· Mining officials say some 69,000 mine workers, most them black, have been killed in industrial accidents since 1911. Between 600 and 900 miners are …

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Your Guide To Labour Law In South Africa | Labour Guide

Your Guide To Labour Law In South Africa | Labour Guide

workers who work outside South africa for longer than 12 months at a time, unless there is a special agreement with the Commissioner. The Act says an employer has to pay compensation to the injured worker for the first 3 months from the date of the occupational injury.

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Search For Last Miner Trapped At Gamsberg Goes On, Mining ...

Search For Last Miner Trapped At Gamsberg Goes On, Mining ...

Nov 22, 2020· The mine, located in the Northern Cape province of South Africa and bordering south of Namibia, has been operational since 2019 and was close to ramping up to its top 250,000 tonnes of zinc in ...

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Eight Miners Die In Fire At Harmony Gold In South Africa ...

Eight Miners Die In Fire At Harmony Gold In South Africa ...

Feb 06, 2014· Harmony Gold Mining Co. said eight workers are dead and one missing after a rockfall triggered a blaze more than a mile underground at its Doornkop site in South Africa…

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South African Mining Disaster: 4,000 Miners Trapped As ...

South African Mining Disaster: 4,000 Miners Trapped As ...

Apr 30, 2019· South African mining disaster: 4,000 miners trapped as exit blocked at Sibanye Stillwater UP to 4,000 workers are trapped underground after a mine collapsed in South Africa…

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22 Sentenced For Deadly Mine Accident In China

22 Sentenced For Deadly Mine Accident In China

Nov 22, 2020· A local court has sentenced 22 people to jail for their involvement in a mine accident that left 22 dead and 28 injured in north China’s Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region in 2019. The accident ...

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Bodies Of Dead Orkney Mineworkers Recovered

Bodies Of Dead Orkney Mineworkers Recovered

Four mineworkers who found themselves trapped underground after a rockfall at the Tau Lekoa mine in Orkney, North West, have all died, the mine's owner said on Sunday.

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South Africa Gold Mine Fire: Eight Bodies Found

South Africa Gold Mine Fire: Eight Bodies Found

Rescue workers at the Doornkop gold mine in South Africa say they have recovered eight bodies after a fire, with one miner still unaccounted for.

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So. Africa: Labour Unions Call For The Closure Of Sibanye ...

So. Africa: Labour Unions Call For The Closure Of Sibanye ...

Feb 11, 2018· Africa: Labour unions call for the closure of Sibanye's Stillwater mine after 2 mineworkers died underground following rock fall Sibanye-Stillwater reported that two of its workers who were trapped underground on Wednesday last week at Kloof gold operations in Johannesburg, had died.

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Mine Worker Killed In Tram Accident At South Deep | Enca

Mine Worker Killed In Tram Accident At South Deep | Enca

Miners work about 500 meters underground at the Boleslaw Smialy coal mine, a unit of coal miner Kompania Weglowa (KW), in Laziska Gorne, Silesia, southern Poland, in this September 11, 2015 file ...

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Mining Safety | Mining Safety In South Africa

Mining Safety | Mining Safety In South Africa

The deaths of many illegal mineworkers however also raised concerns about the dangers of illegal mining as well as wider concerns over the mining health and safety standards for South African mining In 2008, the total fatality figure amounted to 168 workers, and a safety audit showed mine safety compliance in South Africa was below target at ...

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South Africa: Johannesburg Labour Court, Johannesburg

South Africa: Johannesburg Labour Court, Johannesburg

The papers as deposed to by NUM set out the following regarding the steps taken by the affected workers after the issuing of the award on 27 September 2011: 7.1 In mid- October 2011 the affected workers told their union representative that they wanted the award to be reviewed.

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Chronology Of Major Tailings Dam Failures

Chronology Of Major Tailings Dam Failures

approx. 50 workers missing 2016, Oct. 27 Antamok mine (inactive), Itogon, Benguet province, Philippines Benguet Corp. gold tailings flow through drain tunnel of underground mine after heavy rains at least 50,000 t of tailings (an amount considered "negligible" by the company)

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South African News | Online News | The South African

South African News | Online News | The South African

For all the latest news updates, South African news & anywhere in the world. The South African is an independent, no agenda and bias online news platform that gives the latest news updates.

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Workplace Health And Safety Policy In South Africa ...

Workplace Health And Safety Policy In South Africa ...

The Act excludes workers in mines and on ships, where other laws apply. The OHSA covers all other workers, including farm workers, domestic workers and state workers. What are the workers' duties? Workers must take reasonable precautions over their own health and safety at work. They must follow any precautions and rules about safety and health.

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Prevalence Of Post

Prevalence Of Post

of mine accidents, i.e. PTSD symptoms might persist for more than 30 days after exposure to traumatic mine accident or occur after a delay of months to years.1 However, there is very limited research conducted on PTSD as a result of mining accidents, both in South Africa and internationally, hence the paucity of data on PTSD in mining.

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Rush Hour: Tradie Injured In Boiling Bitumen Accident

Rush Hour: Tradie Injured In Boiling Bitumen Accident

The dig for the missing Beaumont children, who disappeared in 1966 begins at a SA factory today, a tradie has suffered horror injuries after covered in boiling bitumen in freak truck accident and ...

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Mining Safety | Mining Health And Safety Legislation In ...

Mining Safety | Mining Health And Safety Legislation In ...

Definitions . For purposes of regulation 16.5, unless the context indicates otherwise - "emergency" means a situation, event or set of circumstances at a mine that could threaten the health or safety of persons at or off the mine, and which requires immediate remedial action, such as the evacuation, rescue or recovery of persons, to prevent serious injury or harm, or further serious injury or ...

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Uif Unemployment Benefits | Labour Guide

Uif Unemployment Benefits | Labour Guide

Workers who become unemployed have the right to claim from the UIF. Workers must apply and will be paid at the labour centre of their choice. Application The Unemployment Insurance Act and Unemployment Insurance Contributions Act apply to all employers and workers, but not to - workers …

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