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Impala Platinum restarts South African mines after deadly accident

Impala Platinum restarts South African mines after deadly accident

IMPALA Platinum said that it is restarting mines that had been halted for two days after an accident at one of its shafts resulted in the deaths of 12 workers. Mining operations at platinum mines in Rustenburg - in South Africa's North West province - would be gradually ramped up to full production by Monday, said Johan Theron, spokesperson for Impala. The Johannesburg-based platinum shut down most of its mines in South Africa after an accident at its No. 11 shaft killed 11 workers and saw another 75 hospitalised on Monday. Impala said Wednesday another employee had succumbed to injuries, raising the toll…
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