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harmonyReuters reports that Harmony Gold said last Thursday that an employee working on rail maintenance died at its Mponeng mine on 1 May.

The company did not disclose how the worker died, saying the incident was under investigation. Mponeng is the deepest shaft in the world, with a depth of 3,891m, according to Harmony. At least 54 workers died in mining-related accidents in South Africa last year, up from 49 fatalities recorded in 2022, the country's safest year on record.

  • Read the original of the short report in the above regard at SowetanLive
  • Lees ook, Mynwerker sterf in rotsstorting by Doornkop-myn, by Maroela Media

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