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One presumed dead in underground mudslide at New Afton mine

One presumed dead in underground mudslide at New Afton mine

Work at the New Gold-owned mine has been suspended and the chief inspector of mines is investigating...

Gold and Silver News

02 FEBRUARY 2021
Mining safety culture built on real leadership

Mining safety culture built on real leadership

Fostering right beliefs in leadership ranks and workforce vital

Forum

24 JULY 2020
Miner dies at Serabi's Palito mine

Miner dies at Serabi's Palito mine

Accident involves company employee sustaining a crush-related injury

Gold and Silver News

12 FEBRUARY 2019
Zero-fatality mining must be believed to be seen

Zero-fatality mining must be believed to be seen

As mining deaths climb, is it time to reframe what's possible?

Sustainability

09 JANUARY 2018
US coal deaths jump

US coal deaths jump

2017 deadliest coal mining year since 2014

Politics

05 JANUARY 2018
Turn the herd on its head

Turn the herd on its head

Learning to harness the power of collective intelligence and thinking together

Sustainability

07 DECEMBER 2017
Changing lanes on mine safety

Changing lanes on mine safety

Driving significant change in safety, and productivity, depends on adaptive training approach

Leadership

14 JULY 2017

Minero may be tonic for miners

  Many a good concept has taken shape over a drink. And it was in 2010, in the wake of the Copiapó...

Europe/Middle East

26 AUGUST 2014

Averting complete disaster

A new insurance product aimed at mitigating the risks associated with rescuing miners in disaster situations...

Central/South America

18 AUGUST 2014

A little more action, please

Almost 12 months ago the eight-storey Rana Plaza clothing  factory collapsed in Savar in Bangladesh,...

Africa

01 APRIL 2014

US mining deaths up 17% in 2013

  US mining deaths increased almost 17% in 2013, with 42 miners dying on the job compared with 36...

North America

10 JANUARY 2014

Harmony to fund mine-safety research

  South Africa'sHarmony Gold Mining Company Ltd is set to sponsor research into rock engineering to...

Africa

02 JULY 2013