Six of SA’s biggest gold mining companies could be liable to pay victims of silicosis more than the R5bn in a settlement approved by the high court in Johannesburg.   

The total compensation amount depends on the number of claims that have been made and are still to be made, according to human rights attorneys representing class-action members at a media briefing held in Parktown on Monday...

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