DRC mining community to honour top people and projects

The mining industry in the DRC will once again honour its top industry leaders and projects at the DRC Mining Industry Awards that will...

Two free-to-attend seminars provide all-round occupational and health and safety coverage

A-OSH EXPO has earned its place as Africa’s leading occupational health and safety exhibition through a carefully orchestrated combination of products, services and educational...

Africa’s leading occupational health and safety exhibition provides all-round risk assessment...

The 80-plus exhibitors at A-OSH EXPO 2016 have pulled out all the stops to make this year’s event an unforgettable experience for visitors from...

South African safety stats break new records in 2015 – but...

South Africa’s Minerals Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane reported during a media briefing in January this year that 2015 saw the lowest number of fatalities...

Africa’s leading occupational health and safety exhibition

Africa’s leading occupational health and safety exhibition provides all-round risk assessment and alleviation over a concentrated three-day period The 80-plus exhibitors at A-OSH EXPO 2016...

DMR: Marginal improvement in SA mining health and safety statistics in...

The Department of Mineral Resources’ (DMR) minister Mosebenzi Zwane on Thursday announced South Africa’s 2015 mining health and safety statistics which were an improvement...

Rights and responsibilities of the Occupational Health and Safety Act

By Rhys Evans, Director of ALCO-Safe People are the most important asset of any organisation, and all employees are entitled to the highest consideration for...
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Mining health safety – 7 common risks to protect yourself against

The mining industry has a reputation for being a risky business, with health risks that are varied and often quite serious.

Mine health and safety depends on compliance and labour regulations

The 2010 Chilean mine cave-in and eventual rescue of the 33 miners, generated fresh questions for Risk Managers in mining companies regarding safety issues...

Miners and unions need to work together to manage health and...

By Leon Rossouw, the Divisional Executive and Senior Vice President for Mining, Metals and Minerals at Marsh.   The theme for this year’s upcoming Mine Occupational Health...

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