HARMONY GOLD MINING COMPANY LIMITED - Fatality at Bambanani MineRelease Date: 14/01/2021 16:59:00 Code(s): HAR PDF(s):
Fatality at Bambanani Mine
Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited
Registration number 1950/038232/06
Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa
JSE share code: HAR
(“Harmony” or “the company”)
FATALITY AT BAMBANANI MINE
Johannesburg, Thursday, 14 January 2021. Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited
(“Harmony” and/or “the Company”) regrets to advise that an employee was fatally
injured on Wednesday, 13 January 2021, following a fall of ground incident at
its Bambanani mine, in Welkom near the Free State Province.
The relevant authorities, DMRE and organised labour were immediately informed.
“The executives and management of Harmony are deeply saddened by the unfortunate
incident and extend their sincere condolences to the family, friends and
colleagues of the deceased. We will re-inforce – across our operations – the key
elements of our safety journey: leadership, application of our risk management
approach and attainment of a proactive safety culture. In this instance, work
in the affected area has been stopped and we commit ourselves fully to the
investigation already under way,” Peter Steenkamp, chief executive officer of
The company will ensure that the necessary support is provided to the family in
dealing with this tragedy.
For more details contact:
Group Communications Manager
+27 (0)83 722 5467 (mobile)
Executive Director: Corporate affairs
+27 (0) 82 767 1072 (mobile)
14 January 2021
J.P. Morgan Equities South Africa Proprietary Limited.
Date: 14-01-2021 04:59:00
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