Safety starts at the top

ONE presentation was a standout at the recent Australian Mine Safety Conference held in Perth – that given by Barrick Gold representative Peter Cowley just days after 25 workers were killed in a mine associated with the company.

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To be fair to Barrick, its link to the tragedy was through its 20% stake in Highland Gold Mining, operator of the Darasun gold mine in Eastern Siberia, so most would consider little if any blame can