TB

Dr Thuthula Balfour Minerals Council

Dr Thuthula Balfour: Fighting the unrecognised pandemic

As a collective, we can organise reprioritise other medical conditions in the era of COVID-19.” - Dr Thuthula Balfour
Silicosis

Warning: Fraudulent activities in silicosis and TB claims

Fraudsters are telling people to go to Johannesburg to sign papers, and they charge them fees for transport to Johannesburg.
iron steel coronavirus covid-19 aeci

Reprioritising TB, HIV and NCDs in the era of COVID-19

An online seminar aimed at giving impetus to ensuring that the battles against HIV, TB and NCDs are not distracted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
safety

Mining health safety – 7 common risks to protect yourself against

The mining industry has a reputation for being a risky business, with health risks that are varied and often quite serious.
ArcelorMittal SA

Silicosis and TB class action suit reaches settlement agreement

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 in artisinal gold miners linked to silicosis and TB...

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...

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