Worker Dies in Construction Safety Accident

Construction Safety TrainingA fatality involving a crane operator has occurred at a Karratha construction site. The man was a worker at Pelago West Apartments when he succumbed to his accident. He was allegedly crushed by a large piece of concrete that apparently fell off of a crane.

Interviews will be conducted by WorkSafe West Australia, as the investigation into the cause continues. The executive director from WorkSafe WA stated that the construction safety death was a tragedy

An organizer from Australia’s Worker’s Union has implored the government to increase its levels of safety inspections.This incident occurred after the recent  crane related death of a young contractor  and the injuries of a middle aged contractor

Source : http://au.news.yahoo.com/thewest/a/-/wa/9836068/workman-dies-in-karratha-accident/

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