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submission rate for nihl in south african mines

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Africa tax in Brief - ENSafrica

Feb 27, 2014 ... As a result, the standard aggregate VAT and NHIL rate on the taxable supply ... returns, which were due for submission by no later than 31 January 2014. ... that mining companies will lay off workers to cover the additional tax cost. .... Bank of South Africa for the reconstruction of the Plumtree / Mutare Road.

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Noise-induced hearing loss and hearing conservation in the iron ...

Background and Purpose: The iron and steel industry in South Africa has ... Keywords: audiometric testing, hearing protection devices, percentage loss of .... Cases of NIHL diagnosed and submitted for compensation by the company ..... Hansia RH, Dickinson D. Hearing protection device usage at a South African gold mine.

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Social performance: Occupational health and employee well-being

In compliance with the Mine Health and Safety Act, medical surveillance continued at the ... South Africa: New cases of NIHL identified (rate per 1 000 employees) ... A large percentage of the silicosis cases submitted are non-compensable.

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6002 - Africa Check

A globally competitive, sustainable and meaningfully transformed mining and minerals sector ... A leader in the transformation of South Africa's economic growth and ... Reporting calendar was developed and all reports were submitted within the .... of 2011 Summit commitments on elimination of silicosis and NIHL. Conduct...

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Health – Anglo American Platinum

Submit. Share. Any illness caused by or associated with our work or working environment is unacceptable to us. ... NIHL remains the most significant occupational health risk to our employees. ... TB remains the most common opportunistic infection for people living with HIV/AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa, and is ... Real Mining.

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MOSH Leading Practice Adoption System

(Chamber of Mines of South Africa and JM Stewart Consulting) ... Industry Target: Zero rate of fatalities and injuries ... Industry Target: Elimination of Noise Induced Hearing Loss (NIHL) (The present noise ... -Well-founded Acceptance-.

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Local communities and health disaster management in the mining ...

Mar 12, 2013 ... In the South African mining community context, migration both within borders .... High unemployment rates for women and the youth have serious ..... associated compensation for NIHL has increased substantially over the past few years. ... obtained from medical records submitted by South African mines to...

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SUSTAINABLE PLATINUM - Reinier de Man

Table 1:- Platinum production from South African mines over the past 6 years. Table 2 below ... Based on 2006 production rates, as shown in Table 1, and publicly announced ore reserves, as listed in ... submissions, consultations, written and telephonic .... There are various initiatives to eliminate NIHL by 2013 including.

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2006 Annual Report - Evraz Highveld Steel and Vanadium Limited

Mar 12, 2007 ... Includes South Africa Japan Vanadium (Proprietary) Limited, Hochvanadium Holding AG and Vanchem. ** Joint ventures ...... Works Manager, Steel Plant. JB Price. Works Manager, Mining and ... and submitted comments accordingly. ..... 2006, only one new case of NIHL, no new cases of COAD and four.

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A personal approach to hearing conservation: the key… - Unisa

noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) compensation statistics are still incredibly high. ... work in practice. The South African Mine Health and Safety Act (Act No. 29 of 1996 .... reduction rate (NRR) of 30 (which is still perceived to be the criterion for .... the model and the model as a whole be tested in the market and submitted to.

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Evaluation of KUDUwave complaince with standards ... - eMoyoDotNet

Mining Innovation, Johannesburg, South Africa. Contact ... Abstract. The Kuduwave 5000 audiometer is a South African manufactured computer- ... also used to calculate the baseline percentage loss of hearing (PLH) when a worker enters an ... eligible for compensation for noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) as a result of.

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Assore Annual Report 2009

Assmang, jointly controlled by Assore 50% and ARM (African Rainbow Minerals ... This resulted in a Lost Time Injury Frequency rate of 3,29 for the year (as ... Socio-Economic Empowerment Charter for the South African Mining Industry (the ... in the Social and Labour Plans (SLPs) submitted to support applications for the...

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2014 Sustainable Development Report - Lonmin

Dec 15, 2014 ... The greenhouse gas emissions efficiency rates ... a new order mining licence by the South African government for ..... operate through securing the trust and acceptance of ..... New noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) cases.

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Annual Report 2011

Jul 1, 2012 ... Higher benchmark prices impacted by lower realised prices and stronger Rand. Revenue ... Ore sales of 288kt due to furnace shutdowns and improved mining operations .... In November 2010, the South African Department of Mineral ..... the DMR, as the final element of its previously submitted application...

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Real Mining. Real People. Real Difference.

May 4, 2009 ... Our share price outperformed the JSE FTSE/Mining index by nearly 30% in. 2010. The value we .... South Africa. Limpopo, South Africa's northern most province, shares borders ..... appealed against, the DMR's acceptance of. ICT's mining right ..... noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) and fitness to work.

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Early occupational hearing loss of workers in a stone crushing ...

Apr 18, 2012 ... In conclusion, the prevalence rate of early NIHL among stone crushing .... by Mendes et al. in their study on acceptance of hearing protection aids among ... D. Hearing protection device usage at a South African gold mine.

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South Africa - Annual reports 2013 | AngloGold Ashanti

In South Africa, AngloGold Ashanti has six deep-level mines and a ... Mponeng, with a cash cost of $546/oz, was the lowest ..... in silicosis cases, from 459 cases submitted to the Medical Board for ... The incidence of NIHL in 2011 remained...

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GUIDANCE ON 2014 MINING CHARTER REPORT ... - ASPASA

Industry Target: Zero rate of fatalities and injuries. Milestones: ... Industry Target: Elimination of Noise Induced Hearing Loss (NIHL) ... submit one report for all the mining rights that they hold, the Mining Charter Report should ... The Culture Transformation Framework for the South Africa Mining Sector (clickable) was.

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OCCUPATIONAL NOISE –INDUCED HEARING LOSS - Sid

Abstract. Noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) is a well-known entity in daily practice of otolaryngol- ogy. ... metalworking company in Brazil, the rate .... its acceptance and effective wearing.50 ..... tion device usage at a South African gold mine.

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THE NOISE-INDUCED HEARING LOSS MILESTONES: PAST AND ...

CSIR, Centre for Mining Innovation, Johannesburg, South Africa. 2 ... Hearing Loss (NIHL) in the mining industry were agreed on. ... the percentage loss of hearing (PLH) shift in different homogeneously exposed groups and ... be either that claims have not been submitted timeously as required by Instruction 171 and.

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Chamber commits to accelerated mine health and safety | Mining ...

Nov 19, 2014 ... The Chamber of Mines (CoM) led the employer discussions at the ... reducing exposure to dust and noise, reducing TB infection rates, ... saw a reduction of cases of Noise Induced Hearing Loss (NIHL) from more ... Mining fatalities drop in SA ... If you want to submit this form, do not enter anything in this field....

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Mine Health and Safety Inspectorate - sacea

2.1 Submission of the Annual Report to the ... 5.3 Analysis of Accident Trend Rates in the South ... on the state of health and safety in the South African mining ...... Noise Induced Hearing Loss (NIHL) cases show a slight decrease compared.

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Technical University of Denmark,(DTU/Compute) DK-2800 Kongens ...

May 13, 2005 ... This paper examines two properties of the South African NOSA 5-Star System, a voluntary ..... rates can be taken as proof of improvement in mine safety in the face of stable ... Hence, any "conclusion" based on acceptance of the ..... (NIHL), which in the COID Act is classified both as a disease and as a.

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Sustainability Report - Pan African Resources

Sep 15, 2014 ... Mining and Metals Sector Disclosure guidelines) and is compiled ... 2014 marks a decade since the South African government .... The group has a rate of approximately of return to work and employee retention after parental ...... NIHL cases with shifts greater than 10% shift are submitted to Rand.

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Download Annual Report 2013 - International Ferro Metals Limited

Sep 30, 2013 ... FY2013, moving IFM even further down the South African cost curve and ..... submitted application to convert its old order Mining Right into a new order ..... Major health risks remain noise induced hearing loss (nIhL), hIv/Aids.

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Safety and health - Annual reports 2013 | AngloGold Ashanti

Larry Snyder, Safety Manager at CC&V mine ... occupational tuberculosis at our South African operations; and noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL). ... These targets relate primarily to the South Africa and Continental Africa regions of the ... since 2006 and maintain higher sampling rates than those prescribed by legislation.

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presidential mine health and safety audit department of minerals ...

SAMRASS South African Mines Reportable Accident Statistical System. CSIR. Council for .... Scope: Check whether all statutory reports have been submitted e.g. accident and fatality statistics .... Silica and silicates form a very high percentage of the earth's ..... the gold mines to the platinum mines who already had NIHL.

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Knowledge, attitude and practice of sawmill workers towards noise ...

Submitted-15-06-2008, Accepted-23-10-08 ... knowledge, attitude and practice level in relation to noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL). ... levels were reported in 17 studies conducted in 12 countries in South America, Africa and Asia. ... of foods, fabrics, printed materials, metal products, drugs, watches and mining (2). In many.....

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Health and hygiene | Exxaro

We keenly understand the health risks posed by mining as an industry, and ... Reported cases are those newly diagnosed and submitted to the ... (37), chronic obstructive airways diseases (COAD) (2) and NIHL (8). ... (HSRC) survey indicated that South Africa was facing an emerging epidemic of chronic diseases of lifestyle.

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Northam Sustainable Development Report 2013

Sep 27, 2013 ... Empowerment Charter for the South African Mining. Industry (the .... The platinum price reflects the uninspiring demand .... Health. New cases of noise induced hearing loss. (NIHL). 43. 44. 18. 9. 8 .... CDP water submissions.

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Employees: 2007 Report to Society (pdf) - De Beers

Occupational Illness Frequency Rate (OIFR) p65. Noise Induced Hearing Loss (NIHL) p65. Tuberculosis (TB) and .... with the South African Chamber of Mines, other mining houses and .... medical practitioner and submitted to the South African...

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Icon - UJDigispace Home - University of Johannesburg

Sep 15, 2004 ... A thesis submitted to the Department of ... The use of coal as an energy source in South African ... see that mining communities in South Africa are acting on and benefiting from this plan of action. ..... 2000 as a percentage. 35 .... NIHL. Noise-Induced Hearing Loss. OSH. Occupational Safety and Health.

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NOSA standard for competitions and awards

International NOSA operations and NOSA Regional operations may submit ... Marine mining from vessels; dredger vessels; salvage and supply vessels; tugs and .... an irreversible health case or fatality(excluding NIHL); Disabling frequency rate .... Regional Managers in South Africa for entry into the Regional Competitions.

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Rock Drills used in South African Mines: a Comparative Study of ...

Jan 17, 2007 ... Almost two decades ago, NIHL in South African gold miners was ... the total cost was 135.8 million South African Rands, at an average of 24...

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SIM 030902 Final Report.pdf - Mine Health and Safety Council

Percentage Hearing Loss (PHL) deterioration (potentially compensable) has been provided. ... diagnostic test requirements for claim submission purposes. • Report of ... In South Africa noise induced hearing loss (NIHL) is a scheduled.

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7 Health and Health Care in the Workplace - Health Systems Trust

disease claims submitted in 2006 (see Table 6). Data from the mining sector ... Noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL). 1 465. 1 952. 2 549 ... Figure 2: Annual fatality and injury rates for South African mines, 1984-2004. Source: Department of...

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