Newmont Ghana deeply saddened to report fatal accident at its Ahafo Mill Expansion project
Emergency response crews immediately deployed to
Six fatalities have been confirmed. Two others were treated at the clinic and discharged. The workers were all contractor employees with Consar Limited, a construction services company.
“The entire Newmont family is devastated by this tragic accident and our priority is to provide support to the families, friends
Operations have been suspended and Newmont Ghana is notifying the families of the deceased. All other employees working in the area have been safely relocated and the scene of the accident has been secured. The police are on site and the appropriate government and regulatory agencies have been notified, including the Inspectorate Division of the Minerals Commission.
Further information will be provided as updates become available.
Manager, Communications and External Relations
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