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Date PostedFebruary 11, 2019

Worker Injured as Steel Falls from Crane

Source: Pixabay.com

We should never neglect the risks associated with lifting goods on construction sites, as we’ve seen happen often on construction sites lately.

The latest incident happened on an Auckland site when a construction worker was critically injured after steel being lifted by a crane, fell on him.

Reports say the man was hit when a  pallet of steel came apart as it was being lifted by the crane.

The man was rushed to Auckland hospital.  Source: https://www.newshub.co.nz/home/new-zealand/2019/01/construction-worker-reportedly-injured-by-steel-falling-from-crane-in-auckland.html

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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