December 21, 2012
Motion for Class-action: Filed in South Africa by gold mine workers and their families
South Africa human rights lawyer Richard Spoor filed an application for class certification of an action for damages in the South Gauteng High Court on behalf of tens of thousands of current and former gold mine workers, as well as dependents of deceased workers, who allege they contracted silicosis as a result of their work in South African gold mines. Motley Rice LLC has been retained to consult on this litigation.
For more information, visit: www.goldminersilicosis.co.za.