Johannesburg, 26 July 2019 - A full bench of the Johannesburg High Court approved the settlement of the silicosis and tuberculosis class action suit. The settlement is between the Occupational Lung Disease Working Group - representing African Rainbow Minerals, Anglo American SA, AngloGold Ashanti, Gold Fields, Harmony and Sibanye Stillwater, and settlement classes’ representatives as well as the settlement classes’ attorneys Richard Spoor Inc, Abrahams Kiewitz Inc and the Legal Resources Centre.
Settlement Agreement-

Consisting of:

  • Full Text, First Addendum and Second Addendum. 
  • Full Text (15.3 MB). Click here.
  • First Addendum,  executed in counterpart by parties (2.2 MB). Click here.
  • Second Addendum, executed in counterpart by parties (2.2 MB). Click here.
Court judgement: Bongani Nkala and 67 others
  • Summary of the court judgement. Click here.
  • Judgement – Bongani Nkala and 67 other (Deputy Judge President Mojapelo and Judge Windell).Click here.
  • Judgement Bongani Nkala and 67 others (Judge Vally) Click here.
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