Masimong mine fatality

Harmony Gold has confirmed the death of one employee at the its Masimong mine in Welkom, Free State.

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The employee died after being injured in a fall of ground related incident, which took place on Saturday 18 November 2017. ‘Management expressed their sincere condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of the deceased,’ reads a statement from Harmony.

This is the second fatality at Harmony’s Masimong mine in 2017. In the first fatality, one employee was fatally injured in a scraper related incident.

An investigation into the accident is underway.



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