Women working underground at Dishaba. Photograph courtesy of Anglo American Platinum
Anglo American Platinum has reported that an employee was fatally injured on 7 June 2017 due to a loader-related incident at Amandelbult’s Dishaba mine.

“We are deeply saddened by this tragic loss of life,” states Anglo American Platinum CEO, Chris Griffith

“We extend our condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of the deceased and we are providing support to all involved during this difficult time. Safety is our highest priority and an independent and comprehensive process is underway to understand the circumstances and ensure we learn from this incident.”

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