January 1, 1970

18% drop in mining output huge shock for SA economy – economist

There is no doubt the fall in mining production is a major shock to the South African economy, warns Mike Schüssler, chief economist at Economists dotcoza. […]
January 1, 1970

Silicosis: Landmark judgment for mineworkers

In a landmark judgment, the South Gauteng High Court has ruled in favour of mineworkers to launch a silicosis class action suit against mining companies. Source: […]
January 1, 1970

Mining firms violated constitutional obligation – judge

Mining companies violated their constitutional obligation to protect employees, a high court judge has said in a monumental ruling over silicosis affecting mineworkers. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Silicosis ruling not on merit – mine companies

The court finding enabling a silicosis class action suit against 32 SA miners does not represent a view on the merits of their case, caution the […]