Fatality at Masimong
- 01 February 2017
Johannesburg, Wednesday, 1 February 2017: Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited (“Harmony” and/or the “Company”) regret to advise that one of its employees was fatally injured in a scraper related incident at its Masimong mine in Welkom in the Free State.
The deceased was a stope team member with close to 14 years’ mining experience. All scraper related operations were stopped until further notice and a safety shift was declared. An investigation into the incident is underway.
Management expressed their condolences to all affected by this tragic loss.
For more details contact:
Marian van der Walt
Executive: Corporate and Investor Relations
+27 (0) 82 888 1242 (mobile)
1 February 2017
Sponsor: J.P. Morgan Equities South Africa Proprietary Limited.