HomeNewsHarmony Gold reports rail-bound fatality at Phakisa mine

Harmony Gold reports rail-bound fatality at Phakisa mine

Harmony Gold says investigations into the accident are underway.

Harmony’s CEO, Peter Steenkamp says: “We are deeply saddened by this accident. My condolences go to the family, colleagues, and friends of the deceased.”

This is the third incident at Phakisa this year. Last month a mineworker succumbed to his injuries in hospital, following the materials handling accident at the Phakisa mine.

In April, a rock drill operator was also fatally injured in a fall of ground accident.

The 2 426 m-deep Phakisa mine provides jobs to over 3 700 people.

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