Mining: South Africa's legacy and burden in the context of occupational respiratory diseases


M ining has played a central role in the development of South Africa from the importation of European labour through to the migrant labour system that characterised apartheid, our mineral resources have molded our political, social, and economic paradigms over the last 140 years. The current turmoil on the mines emphasises this legacy and its centrality in… (More)
DOI: 10.3402/gha.v6i0.20512