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Date PostedMay 15, 2019

45 Year Old Man Hospitalised After Falling Through Roof

Work from height continues to be a  major concern in the workplace despite the fact falls are avoidable if the proper precautions are taken.

A recent incident involved a 45 year old man who was transported to hospital after falling through a roof at Pennant Hills.

The man was replacing the roof’s skylight sheeting when the incident occurred, causing him to fall approximately 3 metres to the deck below him.

He suffered head and limb inuries and was transported to hospital in a stable condition.

Source: http://content.safetyculture.com.au/news/index.php/03/man-hospitalised-falling-roof-2/#.XMbVLaQlE1l

Peter Cutforth is a Director at Urban E-Learning, a global elearning and web strategy firm based in George St Brisbane. Peter's interests extend to training, safety and compliance, online marketing, and Mobile Apps.

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