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The Department of Mineral Resources and Energy DMRE on Friday announced the lowest number of mining fatalities on record at 51 for 2019 This was a 37 yearonyear improvement compared with

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In 2018 a total of 81 fatalities were reported versus 90 in 2017 said chief mining inspector david msiza on tuesday msiza was speaking at a briefing where mineral resources minister gwede mantashe released statistics on the health and safety performance of the mining

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20191228ensp enspthe mineral resources department has recorded a 10 decrease in occupational fatalities in 2018 a total of 81 fatalities were reported versus 90 in 2017 said chief mining inspector david msiza

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2017102ensp enspnecessarily reflect trends in the south african mining environment a global view on mining is provided in our annual global mining industry publication mine2 the findings of this report are based on publiclyavailable information predominantly annual reports for financial years ending no

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Mining a brief history the 1970s are best remembered for disco bellbottoms and the mesmerising lava lamp it was also the decade that saw south african mining forge ahead in its influence on the economy and employment

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Watch Mining Fatalities Slashed By 37 In 2019

Johannesburg fatalities in the south african mining industry fell the most in recorded history with the sector reporting 51 deadly accidents last year while deaths in deeplevel gold mines

South Africa Mine Casualty Figures At Record Low

Miningmxcom reports april has seen the lowest number of mining fatalities ever in south africa according to figures released by mines minister susan shabangu there has been a significant

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2017127ensp enspoperators in south africa still use laborintensive mining methods such as hand drilling miners could reduce fatalities and increase profit margins by automating their operations

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2020128ensp enspat the end of 2017 headlines ran announcing that for the first time in a decade the mining death toll in south africa had risen by march 2018 the death toll for the year had risen to 22 may

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20201220ensp enspsouth africas mining industry knock on a support pillar of wood looks set to have by far its safest year yet if the current rate is maintained the number of deaths in 2019 will almost halve

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20201212ensp enspthe number of fatalities recorded in the south african mining industry in 2017 has officially exceeded those in 2016 the fatal accident statistic for 2017 is now 76 three above 2016s 73 as quoted by the chamber of mines

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South african mine fatalities at a mining review africa jan 27 2020 2019 had the lowest number of mining fatalities on record insouth africawith 51 deaths reported this is according to the 2019 mining health and safety statistics released by minister of mineral resources and

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2 ensp enspthe mining industry represented by the chamber of mines welcomes the improved 2015 mining industry safety statistics as released by the minister of mineral resources on thursday 28 january 2016 we are gratified to note the continuing improvement in safety performance particularly the sustained reduction in the number of fatalities in

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2020124ensp enspsouth africas mining death toll reached an alltime low in 2019 with 51 fatalities the countrys department of mineral resources has published statistics showing annual deaths have fallen from 81 in 2018 there were 19 deaths each in platinum and gold extraction seven deaths in coal extraction and six across all other forms of mining in the country

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20201224ensp ensp2019 had the lowest number of mining fatalities on record in south africa with 51 deaths reported this is according to the 2019 mining health and safety statistics released by minister of mineral resources and energy gwede mantashe on friday the report showed a continued yearonyear improvement of 37 in comparison to the 81 recorded in 2019

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2020127ensp enspsouth africas mining sector recorded 51 fatalities in 2019 the lowest number on record according to the latest statistics released this month by the department of mineral resources

Mining Sector Records 51 Fatalities Sanews

The mining sector has recorded 51 fatalities in 2019 the lowest ever recorded in the south african mining industry this represents a 37 improvement year on year compared to 2018 fatalities said mineral resources minister gwede mantashe at a media briefing on the release of the 2019 mine health and safety statistics on friday

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20201210ensp enspwith only three months remaining in 2019 south africas mining industry is on track to achieve the lowest number of fatalities in recorded history having recorded 35 fatalities for 2019 as at 23 september 2019 a marked improvement on the 81 fatalities suffered in 2018

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