The incident happened at Amplats’ Tumela mine on 8 April 2017. The employee succumbed to his injuries on 21 April 2017.
“Our sincerest condolences are with the family, friends and colleagues of the deceased. We are providing support and assistance to all involved during this difficult time. An independent and a comprehensive process is underway to understand the circumstances. We continue to focus our energies on working towards zero harm for all our employees,” states Amplats CEO, Chris Griffith.