Tense wait for silicosis decision

Makatleho Selibo is the Widow of Mahola Selibo who worked as a team leader at President Steyn mine in Welkom. He worked underground for 33 years. He passed away in 2013 and suffered from tuberculosis and silicosis. He did not receive any compensation from the mines. Photo by Thom Pierce. See http://thompierce.com/tpog/

The hearing in the historic class action case ended on Friday, with Judge Phineas Mojapelo and colleagues Judges Basheer Vally and Leonie Wendell reserving their judgment in the South Gauteng High Court.