Another workplace incident involving a fall from height has taken place at a construction site in Rosedale, north of Bundaberg recently.
The man suffered serious head and spinal injuries after falling 2 metres. This incident proves that even falls from relatively low heights can be serious.
The man, in his thirties had to rushed to Bundaberg Base Hospital by RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter.
This worker is lucky to be alive. This year already there have been 63 Australian workers killed at work, according to Safe Work Australia figures.