WSH Alert Accident Advisory, 10 March 2021: Worker caught in-between boom lift and roof structure // Worker found with upper body in pipe // Fatal accident during machine repair

WSH Alert Accident Advisory, 10 March 2021: Worker caught in-between boom lift and roof structure // Worker found with upper body in pipe // Fatal accident during machine repair

Mar 09, 2021

9 March 2021, Ref: 2021097

Accident Advisory: Worker caught in-between boom lift and roof structure

 Ref: 2021075 WSH Alert Accident Notification dated 25 November 2020
 

On 23 November 2020, a worker was raising the work platform of a boom lift when he was caught between the guardrail of the boom lift and a roofing structural member. The injured worker was subsequently extricated and pronounced dead at the scene by attending paramedics.

                     
Read more about the advisory here.
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Accident Advisory: Worker found with upper body in
pipe

Ref: 2021076 WSH Alert Accident Notification dated 25 November 2020
 
On 24 November 2020, a worker was tasked to carry out arc welding on a pipe. To facilitate welding works, an inert gas was earlier introduced into the pipe. The worker was subsequently found unconscious with his upper body inside the opening of an adjoining pipe. The worker was conveyed to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.
 
Read more on the advisory here.
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Accident Advisory: Fatal accident during machine repair

Ref: 2021081 WSH Alert Accident Notification dated 4 December 2020
 
On 2 December 2020, two workers were repairing a machine when its platen suddenly descended on one of the workers. The worker was pronounced dead at the scene by attending paramedics.
 
Read more about the advisory here.
 

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