Our number one value - safety - drives our goal to achieve zero harm, as well as our target to eliminate all fatalities and serious injuries at our operations. Safety is critical to enabling performance across the Group.
Lost time injuries (LTIs)3
Total recordable injury frequency rate (TRIFR)4
|1||We also recorded non-occupational fatalities at our mines during 2017 and 2018|
|2||Since 2019, we have applied Gold Fields' definition in classifying serious injuries. In terms of this definition, a serious injury is one that incurs 14 days or more of work lost and results in one of a range of injuries detailed at www.goldfields.com/safety.php|
|3||LTI is a work-related injury resulting in the employee or contractor being unable to attend work for one or more days after the day of the injury. The employee or contractor is unable to perform any of his/her duties. LTIFR is per million hours worked|
|4||TRIFR = (fatalities + LTIs + restricted work injuries + medically treated injuries) x 1,000,000/number of hours worked|
|5||Severity rate = days lost to LTIs/hours worked x 1,000,000|
In celebration of World Health Day, our team in Ghana put together this video of the work we're doing to improve healthcare in communities.
Our operations around the world have invested significantly in driving vaccinations among employees, and supporting governments and host communities to ensure that people in our broader communities get vaccinated and have access to support during the pandemic.
In 2020, the Covid-19 pandemic radically changed the delivery method for public education, moving teaching from face-to-face classes to virtual classes. This presented an enormous challenge for local students, parents and teachers.Our team in Peru worked with the Hualgayoc community and authorities to improve digital learning at 103 educational institutions reaching over 3,200 students
|1||Fully vaccinated. Private vaccinations by employees are not always declared. Numbers exclude Asanko/Galiano|
For updated Covid statistics at Gold Fields go to: https://www.goldfields.com/covid-19.php
In Peru, we helped host community schools to teach on virtual platforms during the pandemic.
Our CEO talks about the importance of getting vaccinated.
We donated state-of-the-art refrigeration equipment to get vaccines to the city of Diego de Almagro in Chile.