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SA mining fatalities fall 10% in 2018

The number of deaths recorded in South Africa’s mining industry in 2018 fell year-on-year, despite a bad first half of the year during which 21 fatalities took place at Sibanye-Stillwater alone.

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Fatalities in South Africa's platinum industry fell 59% in 2018

The Department of Mineral Resources' chief inspector of mines David Msiza said 81 fatalities were reported in 2018, a 10% improvement on 2017, but still not at the record low of 73 seen in 2016.