Fatality at Mponeng
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 MPONENG
Johannesburg, Thursday, 2 September 2021. Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited
(“Harmony” and/or “the Company”), regrets to advise that an employee was fatally
injured yesterday, following a seismic event that caused a fall of ground at its
Mponeng mine, near Carletonville, in the Gauteng province.
“The board, executives and management of Harmony wish to extend their deepest
condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of our deceased colleague. It
is of utmost importance that we ensure a safe working environment at all our
operations, and we commit to providing the necessary support to the family in
dealing with this unfortunate tragedy,” Peter Steenkamp, chief executive officer
of Harmony commented.
The relevant authorities, as well as the family of the deceased were informed
and an investigation into the incident is currently underway. Operations in the
affected section have been suspended in the interim.
For more details contact:
Head of Communications
+27 (0)83 722 5467 (mobile)
Executive Director: Corporate affairs
+27 (0) 82 767 1072 (mobile)
2 September 2021
J.P. Morgan Equities South Africa Proprietary Limited.
Date: 02-09-2021 04:41:00
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