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    Mauritania, West Africa
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    Chirano, Ghana
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    Moscow, Russia
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    Magadan, Russia
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    Kupol, Russia
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    Las Palmas, Spain
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    Belo Horizonte, Brazil
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NYSE:KGC
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GOLD
  • 19
    °C
    06/18, 6:40pm
    Fort Knox, Alaska
    19
    °C
    06/18, 10:40pm
    Toronto, Ontario
    24
    °C
    06/18, 7:40pm
    Kettle River-Buckhorn, Washington
    25
    °C
    06/18, 7:40pm
    Round Mountain, Nevada
  • 24
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    06/18, 7:40pm
    Bald Mountain, Nevada
    15
    °C
    06/19, 12:40am
    Maricunga, Chile
    19
    °C
    06/18, 11:40pm
    Paracatu, Brazil
    31
    °C
    06/19, 2:40am
    Mauritania, West Africa
  • 25
    °C
    06/19, 2:40am
    Chirano, Ghana
    17
    °C
    06/19, 5:40am
    Moscow, Russia
    12
    °C
    06/19, 12:40pm
    Magadan, Russia
    24
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    06/19, 12:40pm
    Kupol, Russia
    22
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    06/19, 3:40am
    Las Palmas, Spain
    18
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    06/18, 11:40pm
    Belo Horizonte, Brazil

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Best Mining Story: A ‘Safety Share’ from Tasiast

Mohamed Salem Soueilem, Safety Superintendent, Tasiast shares a story that reminds us why following safety rules and procedures is so important. Prior to joining Tasiast in 2011, Mohamed worked as a safety officer for a third-party drilling company at site. He reflects on a story from the former role:

“Back then, I used to do routine safety checks of the drills. One windy night, as I was leaving the pit and driving back, I stopped at the stop sign just like every other time. I looked quickly left, then right, and I came to a full stop and was about to hit the gas to start driving again.

A split second before putting my foot on the pedal, a giant haul truck went speeding right through the intersection.

I sat still for a while even after the truck passed. I was lost between a feeling of fear and bewilderment. Fear of what could have happened if I had started to quickly drive again, or if I just slowed down instead of fully stopping, as the truck was very close. I probably wouldn’t be telling the story today.

I often reflect on that night. A night that made me realize that when it comes to safety, a split second can make a big difference between life and death. And once again, I saw how following the rules of the road and taking your time instead of just hurrying along, can keep you safe.”

Mohamed Salem Soueilem, Safety Superintendent, Tasiast

 
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