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Fatal accident at RBPlats BRPM South Shaft

Mr Kanono, employed as a Loco Operator, was fatally injured in an underground accident when he was trapped by a ventilation door during the morning of the 10th of October 2014.

All normal underground operations have been suspended pending a full investigation into the incident, which has already commenced in conjunction with the Department of Mineral Resources.

RBPlat remains committed to the safety of its workforce.

The board of directors, management as well as colleagues at BRPM extend their sincere condolences to Mr Kanono’s family and friends.

10 October 2014

JSE Sponsor
Macquarie First South Capital (Pty) Limited

For further enquiries, please contact:


Lindiwe Montshiwagae
Investor Relations Manager
Tel: +27 (0)10 590 4517



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