Two-thirds of recalled miners back at work in SA
Returning tens of thousands of miners back to work as lockdown eases is a difficult and time-consuming process
About two-thirds of mineworkers asked to return to work have done so, and it will take weeks before mines can reach 50% of capacity. But for some it’s too little too late.
In a comprehensive briefing by the Minerals Council SA and some of its main members, the mechanisms to bring mineworkers back to operations and the screening, testing and plans about isolating and quarantining those found with the Covid-19 virus were explained...