Legal action against SAHPRA over monopolisation of vaccine

SAHPRA registration of Johnson & Johnson’s vaccine contains provisions stipulating that only the government may purchase the vaccine.

Op Ed: Claims for workplace injuries can be repudiated if alcohol-related

Medical aid and insurance providers generally reject claims for accidents that are alcohol-related, both in the workplace and on the road.
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Is sustainable mining not a contradiction in itself?

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Fatality announcement at Gold Fields’ South Deep gold mine

Vumile Mgcine succumbed from injuries sustained while attempting to unblock a chute outlet on an underground conveyor belt.

Mining Elites in Africa 2021: Royal Bafokeng Platinum

The hospital is one of a number of initiatives RBPlat has launched in response to the pandemic although by far the biggest in monetary terms.

400 Million doses of COVID-19 vaccines secured for AU members

AU members will have access to 220 million doses of the single-shot COVID-19 vaccine, with the potential to order another 180 million doses.

Op-ed: Claims for workplace injuries can be repudiated if alcohol-related

In South Africa at least 60% of road deaths are attributable to alcohol according to a recent who Global Status Report on Road Safety.

Booyco expands its coal footprint as Level 9 looms

“We are working closely with many OEMs and mining customers on aligning and testing our respective equipment for Level 9 compliance."

Minerals Council urges caution ahead of likely COVID-19 third wave

The industry is conscious of the impact that such a surge will have on lives and livelihoods across South Africa.

Mining Elites in Africa 2021: De Beers – Venetia

“As a business, our first and most important value is to Put Safety First. We value the health and safety of our people above all else."

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