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Fatality at Anglo Platinum

A fatal accident has taken place at Anglo American Platinum’s (SJ:AMS) precious metals refinery in Rustenburg, South Africa, with an employee succumbing to his injuries on September 5.

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Amplats is carrying out a review of the refinery to understand the circumstances that led to the injury

The fatality resulted from a chemical burns-related incident on August 21.  

This is the third fatal accident for the company this year, with the first two taking place at Anglo’s mines in...