Legal discretion dogging mine safety inquiries – Webber Wentzel

June 10, 2016

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he only certainty about current enforcement of South Africa’s Mine Health and Safety Act is consistent uncertainty, says Webber Wentzel partner Kate Collier. Addressing a seminar on the way the Department of Mineral Resources (DMR) approaches senior mine management in the aftermath of serious mine accidents, Collier pinpointed differing regional procedures as the biggest cause for concern.

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