Mining News In 90 Seconds brings you the latest news making headlines in the mining industry.In this weeks installment:
MCSA & B4SA prepare for workplace vaccination sitesThe Minerals Council South Africa is working closely with Business for South Africa, along with the Department of Health, towards the establishment of workplace vaccination sites. There are currently 58 mining occupational health sites that have applied to register as primary vaccination sites in terms of the protocols set up through B4SA.
All workplace sites have to meet detailed established minimum criteria to store vaccines and possess permits from the NDoH to serve as accredited vaccination sites. Each site has to undergo a very detailed process as regulated and prescribed by the NDoH in order to be registered.