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4 October 2017

So. Africa: Minework dies at Impala Platinum from rockfall; union says company must invest more in safety

Author: ENCA (South Africa)

"Worker dies at Impala Platinum mine from a rockfall", 28 Sept 2017...

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24 September 2017

So. Africa: 2 miners killed by rockfall at Impala Platinum's Rustenburg mine; govt. says will investigate the accident

Author: News24Wire (South Africa)

"South Africa: Rockfall Kills Two Miners At Impala Platinum's Rustenburg Mine", 19 Sept 2017...

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18 June 2017

So. Africa: Minister announces revisions to mining charter to enhance black ownership; mining companies say will challenge decision in court

Author: Paul Burkhardt & Kevin Crowley, Bloomberg (USA)

"Miners Drop as South Africa Escalates Black Ownership Rule", 15 June 2017...

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7 May 2017

So. Africa: Social & Labour Plans system needs "a radical overhaul" to accord workers in mining companies and host communities a central role, says report

Author: Centre for Applied Legal Studies, Univ. of the Witwatersrand (South Africa

[Original publication date: March 2017]...

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18 May 2016

South Africa: 1 worker killed, 1 trapped at Implats mine - union urges companies to better protect workers' lives

Two employees were trapped underground at Impala Platinum Holdings Limited (Implats) mine in Rustenburg following a fall of ground, with one of them being found dead, and the other one still missing. National Union of Mineworker (NUM), in a statement...

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10 February 2016

South Africa: 4 miners die at Impala Platinum mine - unions & NGOs urge better safety measures by mining firms

Four miners were killed in an underground fire at Impala Platinum mine, near Rustenburg in South Africa. The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM), and the Bench Marks Foundation among others, have expressed concern over the company's health and safety...

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10 February 2016

African Mining Indaba 2016: Focus on safety, child labour, environmental laws, community compensation

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13 January 2016

Zimbabwe: Employees, union accuse Zimplats of firing sick workers, blame poor health standards in mine for illness

Author: NewZimbabwe.com

"Platinum Producer Zimplats Under Fire Over 'Poor' Health Standards", 10 Jan 2016...

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6 January 2016

Zimbabwe: Miner dies of injuries at Mimosa Mine, joint venture of Impala Platinum and Aquarium Platinum

Author: Zimbabwe Independent

"Miner dies at platinum mine", 5 Jan 2016...

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8 September 2015

So. Africa: Study finds that many companies listed on JSE's Sustainability Index flout environmental laws

Author: Alide Dasnois, GroundUp

'Some of SA's top companies are quietly breaking the law', 8 Sep 2015: Some of the top companies on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange are flouting environmental laws and not telling their shareholders, according to a study by the Centre for...

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