south african silicosis

south african silicosis

  • silicosis Mail & Guardian

    The Mail & Guardian Online is South Africa's oldest quality news source on the web and Africa's first online newspaper.

    >>Details
  • UPDATE 1South African gold miners' silicosis lawsuit nearing

    Nov 22, 2017 Gold mining firms make $361 mln settlement provision* Thousands of miners suffering from fatal lung diseases* Class action largest of its type in South Africa(Updates with settlement figure)By Wendell RoelfCAPE TOWN, Nov 22 (Reuters) Lawyers acting for thousandsof gold miners who contracted lung 

    >>Details
  • Silicosis court case GroundUp

    Silicosis court case. In October 2015, former workers on South Africa's gold mines took more than 30 companies to court. The mine workers asked the South Gauteng High Court for permission to bring a class action against the companies, on behalf of all miners who have silicosis and tuberculosis (TB) as a result of their 

    >>Details
  • GroundUp: Silicosis case – we're close to a settlement, say lawyers

    Jan 11, 2018 The mines had lodged an appeal against a 2016 ruling by the South Gauteng High Court, which opened the way to the biggest ever class action case under the South African Constitution. The court ruled that former mineworkers all over southern Africa whose lives had been ruined by contracting silicosis 

    >>Details
  • Silicosis prevalence and exposureresponse relations in South

    Aims: To measure the prevalence of silicosis among black migrant contract workers on a South African goldmine and to investigate exposureresponse relations with silica dust. Methods: In a cross sectional study, 520 black goldminers (aged .37 years) were interviewed and had chest radiographs taken. Silicosis was 

    >>Details
  • South African gold miners near silicosis lawsuit settlement Reuters

    Jan 10, 2018 The class action brought bythousands of mineworkers who contracted lung diseases whileworking for South African gold miners has been postponed becausethe parties are close to a settlement, lawyers for the companiessaid on Wednesday.

    >>Details
  • Silicosis 10 000 gold miners getting set to sue South African

    Tagged as victims of 'the world's biggest, longest running industrial disaster dwarfing Chernobyl' 10 000 known silicosisaffected southern African gold miners are finally set to negotiate a payout that could induce a painful paroxysm of shareholder coughing across the Johannesburg Stock Exchange. Richard Spoor, the 

    >>Details
  • South African silicosis case nears outofcourt settlement Reuters

    Nov 22, 2017 Lawyers acting for thousandsof miners who contracted fatal lung diseases silicosis and TB inmines said on Tuesday settlement talks with implied goldcompanies for an outofcourt deal could be reached by December.

    >>Details
  • South African silicosis case nears outofcourt settlement Reuters

    Nov 22, 2017 Lawyers acting for thousandsof miners who contracted fatal lung diseases silicosis and TB inmines said on Tuesday settlement talks with implied goldcompanies for an outofcourt deal could be reached by December.

    >>Details
  • Silicosis, TB class action is set to be concluded in the next 6 months

    Feb 8, 2018 It has been reported that nearly halfamillion miners who contracted silicosis and tuberculosis are from neighbouring countries that supplied labour to South African mines. In 2016, lawyers including Richard Spoor and Charles Abrahams brought the class action against Harmony Gold Mining, Gold 

    >>Details
  • UPDATE 1South African gold miners' silicosis lawsuit nearing

    Nov 22, 2017 Gold mining firms make $361 mln settlement provision* Thousands of miners suffering from fatal lung diseases* Class action largest of its type in South Africa(Updates with settlement figure)By Wendell RoelfCAPE TOWN, Nov 22 (Reuters) Lawyers acting for thousandsof gold miners who contracted lung 

    >>Details
  • silicosis on News24

    Mining firms hope for settlement in silicosis class action. 20170208 16:26. Mining companies facing class action from mine workers who contracted silicosis on South Africa's gold mines, remain hopeful that there will be an out of court settlement.

    >>Details
  • Risk of silicosis in a cohort of white South African gold miners. NCBI

    Am J Ind Med. 1993 Oct24(4):44757. Risk of silicosis in a cohort of white South African gold miners. Hnizdo E(1), SluisCremer GK. Author information: (1)Epidemiology Research Unit, Medical Bureau for Occupational Diseases, Johannesburg, South Africa. Comment in Am J Ind Med. 1994 May25(5):76972. The risk of 

    >>Details
  • Miners' silicosis and TB appeal postponed‚ as talks make progress

    Jan 10, 2018 The Trust was founded in March 2016 on the back of the successful conclusion of a lengthy compensation battle by attorneys‚ Richard Meeran and Zanele Mbuyisa‚ representing exmineworkers who have contracted Silicosis while working for various mines owned by Anglo American South Africa Limited 

    >>Details
  • Archival sources on asbestos and silicosis in Southern Africa and

    Jan 18, 2018 Mining has been the foundation of most Southern African economies. The industry's social impact has also been profound: it connected the region through a system of oscillating migration, with men working for periods at different gold or asbestos mines. During the twentieth century, South Africa produced 

    >>Details
  • Silicosis sufferers in South Africa are unlikely to obtain genuine

    Mar 5, 2018 There is likely to be a settlement of the silicosis and tuberculosis (TB) class action litigation, which was initiated in 2012 by lawyers acting on behalf of Southern African exgold mineworkers. Yet it remains to be seen if the settlement is truly comprehensive and fair. Action for Southern Africa (ACTSA) took up 

    >>Details
  • Silicosis settlement imminent Fin24

    Feb 7, 2018 These parties include the working group, which represents mining companies African Rainbow Minerals, Anglo American SA, AngloGold Ashanti, Gold Fields, Harmony and SibanyeStillwater. Other parties include government departments of health, labour and mineral resources, as well as claimants, civil 

    >>Details
  • Mines report progress in preventing deadly silicosis News24

    Feb 12, 2018 These are Anglo American SA, AngloGold Ashanti, Gold Fields, and Harmony. Over the same period cases of pulmonary TB had dropped almost 14% (from 1 666 to 1 436 cases). Silicosis is a progressive, deadly lung disease caused by silica dust. Workers' lungs scarred by silica dust are much more likely 

    >>Details
  • Silicosis 10 000 gold miners getting set to sue South African

    Tagged as victims of 'the world's biggest, longest running industrial disaster dwarfing Chernobyl' 10 000 known silicosisaffected southern African gold miners are finally set to negotiate a payout that could induce a painful paroxysm of shareholder coughing across the Johannesburg Stock Exchange. Richard Spoor, the 

    >>Details
  • South Africa gold miners' silicosis lawsuit settlement expected within

    Mar 11, 2018 South African gold producers will likely reach a settlement within six weeks in a lawsuit over a fatal lung disease that companies have set aside 5 billion rand ($420 million) in provisions for, a lawyer and industry group said on Sunday.

    >>Details
  • South Africa gold miners seen close to silicosis lawsuit settlement

    Feb 7, 2018 CAPE TOWN (Reuters) A class action suit brought against gold producers in South Africa is likely to be settled "within months" with 9 billion rand ($755 million) going to miners suffering from fatal lung disease, the chair of an industry group said on Wednesday. The suit was launched almost six years ago 

    >>Details
  • South African gold miners near silicosis lawsuit settlement Reuters

    Jan 10, 2018 The class action brought bythousands of mineworkers who contracted lung diseases whileworking for South African gold miners has been postponed becausethe parties are close to a settlement, lawyers for the companiessaid on Wednesday.

    >>Details
  • Will mineworkers with silicosis and tuberculosis The South African

    Feb 8, 2018 The campaign for justice for Southern African exmineworkers with silicosis and tuberculosis may be coming to an end. But the mining companies involved have proved that they cannot be trusted.

    >>Details
  • South Africa gold miners seen close to silicosis lawsuit settlement

    Feb 7, 2018 CAPE TOWN (Reuters) A class action suit brought against gold producers in South Africa is likely to be settled "within months" with 9 billion rand ($755 million) going to miners suffering from fatal lung disease, the chair of an industry group said on Wednesday. The suit was launched almost six years ago 

    >>Details
  • Silicosis, TB class action is set to be concluded in the next 6 months

    Feb 8, 2018 It has been reported that nearly halfamillion miners who contracted silicosis and tuberculosis are from neighbouring countries that supplied labour to South African mines. In 2016, lawyers including Richard Spoor and Charles Abrahams brought the class action against Harmony Gold Mining, Gold 

    >>Details
  • Amazon: South Africa's Gold Mines and the Politics of Silicosis

    Makes an important contribution to our understanding of the politics of health, work, science and regulation in southern Africa. The issues it raises are not limited to silicosis nor confined to the apartheid period. International Development Planning Review Makes a significant contribution to a vibrant literature. [] A fine book 

    >>Details
  • So. Africa: Court allows silicosis & tuberculosis class action lawsuits

    Feb 26, 2018 Author: Allan Seccombe, Business Day (South Africa). "Classaction silicosis case likely to take six months to settle as three new companies join the matter" 7 Feb 2018. Hopes of a quick resolution to the occupational lung disease (OLD) classaction, which includes thousands of former miners afflicted with 

    >>Details
  • South Africa gold miners' silicosis lawsuit settlement expected within

    Mar 11, 2018 South African gold producers will likely reach a settlement within six weeks in a lawsuit over a fatal lung disease that companies have set aside 5 billion rand ($420 million) in provisions for, a lawyer and industry group said on Sunday.

    >>Details
  • Previous : grinding wheel pacific

    Next : dynamo for jaw crusher 400x250

  • south african coal mines
  • all south african mines
  • south african diamond mining companies list
  • south african
  • bowl liner cone crusher south african
  • sodium sulphate applications
  • crusher manufacturers mil
  • zabian suppliers of hammer mills
  • roller mills for sale in south africa
  • coal crusher high capacity mobile crusher

Contact Us

  • jinqiao,pudongxinqu,shanghai,China
  • Email: