The hazardous nature of small scale underground mining in Ghana . Small scale mining continues to contribute significantly to the growth of Ghana's economy. However, the sector poses serious dangers to human health and the environment. Ground failures resulting from poorly supported stopes have led to injuries and fatalities in recent times.
Mar 01, 2018· Human health and safety in artisanal and small-scale mining: an . May 5, 2016 and small-scale gold mining sector, health and safety risks among and in Ghana, artisanal and small-scale miners identified galamsey.