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Office: (JHB) +27 (0)11 463 5900

Crawford & Company South Africa has managed countless major mining losses globally, ranging from millions to billions of dollars, offering a wide range of insurance claim related services to insurers and corporate risk managers in the oil, gas, petrochemical, energy and natural resources industries.

It is a global multi-disciplinary team that boasts the experience and expertise to manage any type of mining claim.

Mining claims can stem from storm, flood, fire, collapse, rock falls, machinery breakdowns, etc. The consequence of a mining claim is often business interruption. Crawford & Company South Africa understand this and has experts in place to assist with the mitigation and loss measurement process. It has a core team of experienced mining/heavy industry loss adjusters globally. Most are specialist adjusters recognised by the global insurance market.

The Division boasts extensive experience in a wide variety of mining and industrial claims in South Africa and globally. It has extensive experience in the following metals and minerals: gold, the platinum group metals (PGM), copper, chrome, iron ore, diamonds and coal as well as the operation, extraction, processing and production, of mining products, whether open cast or underground, these metals and minerals.

It operates globally, in particular in the principle mining areas of the world, including South and Central Africa.


Faster more accurate assessments
Effective cost control recommendations
Disaster recovery and mitigation action management
Substantial large and complex mining loss management experience base.
Experience  includes:  rock  falls/collapse  and  fire  in  underground  mines,  major  landslides,  property  damage involving fatalities, barricade failure, mud rush in underground mines, sudden collapse of block cave mines, flooding of open pit mines, process plant property damage, disaster recovery and mitigation management.
Consequential losses (including Business Interruption


Bryanston (Head office)

Crawford House, 17 Muswell Road South, Bryanston, 2021, Johannesburg.
P.O. Box 782023, Sandton, 2146
Tel : +27 (0) 11 463 5900
Fax : +27 (0) 11 463 5920

Western Cape

Cape Town

B14 Westlake Square, 1 Westlake Drive, Westlake, 7945.
Tel: +27 21 701-6707
Fax: +27 21 701-5810



Suite 6, Essenview, Strathmore Park, 305 Musgrave Road, Durban, 4001, Kwazulu-Natal.
P.O. Box 3534, Durban, 4000
Tel : +27 (0) 31 201 1203
Fax : +27 (0) 31 201 1227

Eastern Cape

Port Elizabeth

Postnet Suite No, 72, Private Bag X27964, Greenacres,
Port Elizabeth, 6057.
Tel : +27 (0) 41 880 0025
Fax : +27 (0) 41 363 7117