mining safety

Two bodies found at Langlaagte mine

Volunteer rescuers have found the bodies of the last two miners who were trapped at a disused Langlaagte mine. The two men are Sibangani Tsikwa, 24, and Njabulo Sibanda, 31, said chairperson of the Zimbabwe Community, Ngqabutho Mabhena. He said one...

Fatalities at Kopanang and TauTona Mines

Management is working with the families of two employees; a rock drill operator and a crew supervisor at AngloGold Ashanti’s Kopanang and TauTona Mines, who were fatally injured in fall of ground and tramming incidents this passed week. The...

United in bringing quality PPE to Africa

Personal protective equipment (PPE) manufacturer Midas has expanded the reach of its protective gloves in Africa thanks to its successful long-term partnership with regional PPE expert North Safety. Midas’ relationship with North started more than...

Electra Mining: MSA’s range of safety products

Mining safety products manufacturer MSA Africa will have a comprehensive product exhibition at Electra Mining Africa 2014, reflecting the company’s long-serving commitment to the local mining industry. MSA Africa will stage in-depth and interactive...