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NUM “angry and concerned” about mineworkers deaths at Sibanye

JOHANNESBURG, June 12- The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) said on Monday that it was “angry and concerned” at the rate at which mining incidents were happening at Sibanye Stillwater’s operations. This comes after Sibanye confirmed that three miner workers died and two others remain trapped at Sibanye-Stillwater’s Kloof Ikamva Shaft near Westonaria, South-West of […]

In The News South Africa

Minerals department urges Sibanye-Stilwater to prioritise safety after workers killed

JOHANNESBURG, May 4 – South Africa’s mineral resources department on Friday urged Sibanye-Stillwater to pay greater attention to health and safety after four workers died following a seismic event at the company’s Masakhane mine in Driefontein. “The gold sector has seen an increase in fatalities this year, with Sibanye-Stilwater as one of the main contributors,” the […]