Contractor killed at St Barbara’s PNG mine

Chris Kohler | The Australian

simberi-gold-pic1big_300Gold miner St Barbara (SMB) has reported a fatality at its Simberi mine in Papua New Guinea, with operations halting while a site-wide safety briefing is undertaken.

The local contractor was killed during tree clearing activities and the company says a detailed investigation into the incident has commenced.

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