BHP Billiton Manganese South Africa is deeply saddened to advise that a contractor working at its Metalloys South Plant Demolition Project, near Johannesburg, was fatally injured in an incident yesterday, Tuesday 5 May 2015.
The next of kin and family have been informed and we are working closely with the authorities on the matter. Operations have been suspended and a full investigation is underway.
We extend our deepest condolences and support to our colleague’s family and friends, as well as our other employees and contractors at this difficult time.
For more information please see the News Release.