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JOHANNESBURG | Miners in South Africa settle with firms over lung diseases

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Lawyers for gold miners in South Africa who got lung diseases while working underground over many decades have reached a compensation agreement in their class action lawsuit against mining companies. The Legal Resources Centre, a South African group, said Thursday that the deal provides for “meaningful” compensation from the companies, which have … Continue reading JOHANNESBURG | Miners in South Africa settle with firms over lung diseases