Health and safety
The mining industry has a reputation for being a risky business, with health risks that are varied and often quite serious.
Business and policy
The legal team representing claimants in the silicosis and tuberculosis class action litigation - and the Occupational Lung Disease Working Group represented by various mining houses have reached a settlement.
Silica dust hazards in large gold mines have been well documented, but the situation is far worse in small-scale and artisanal gold mining according...