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Date PostedJune 15, 2016

Man Injured on Construction Site in Willoughby


A construction worker was rushed to hospital after he fell 4 metres and was impaled by a steel bar.

The steel bar pierced through the thigh of the 26 year old man who had to be freed by rescue workers.

The horrendous injury is an example of the risks involved in construction work.

It took emergency crews an hour to free the man.

According to reports, the man was conscious the entire time as emergency personnel rushed to free him.

The fire brigade, ambulance, police officers and doctors worked to get the worker free.

Source: http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/newslocal/north-shore/construction-worker-impales-his-leg-on-a-steel-bar-after-falling-four-metres-in-willoughby/news-story/bb8eb871ccc3113eb8626f1739ec20fe

Steven Asnicar is regarded as a leader across many fields of industry. In particular, his specialisation across the health, infrastructure, construction, resource and utility sectors has seen him successfully change the dynamics of these industries through the introduction of new strategic, marketing, training and technical frameworks. Steven works closely with industry peak bodies such as Safework Australia, Australian Logistics Council, National Advisory for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment (NATESE) and the Council of Australian Governments in the development of new delivery standards and industry specific programs.

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