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According to 800 global mining executives, the mining industry is set to face a series of health-related class actions in the coming decade.
3,122 employees and contractors, representing 73% of the workforce, chose to take up the opportunity to be vaccinated against Covid-19.
The vaccines are the first of a two-dose regime, with the second dose planned to be administered in the prescribed time period.
"The settlement agreement is fair and balanced, taking into account the impact increases in cost of living are likely to have on employees."
The 40 MW solar plant will generate over 20% of the average electricity consumption of the mine. It will comprise 116,000 solar panels.
Production from the world’s eight largest gold producers decreased by 6.5% to 25 Moz in 2020 due to several factors.
Vumile Mgcine succumbed from injuries sustained while attempting to unblock a chute outlet on an underground conveyor belt.
Menell led the recent CEO succession process on behalf of the Gold Fields Board, which was concluded earlier this year.
Electrification is a game changer for the mining industry as it allows the complete removal of diesel from mines.