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Date PostedDecember 4, 2016

Safety Warning Issued Due to Fatal Work Accident

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WorkSafe WA recently issued a safety alert following an incident in which a worker was injured when a wooden box he was standing in overbalanced and fell on him.

The safety watchdog identified a number of factors that contributed to the incident including that the wooden box was not secured, the forklift operator raised the employee in the wooden box, the wooden box was not an approved working platform and the forklift was not used in accordance to guidelines and standards.

Read more at http://content.safetyculture.com.au/news/index.php/11/fatality-prompts-safety-alert/#.WDwUrVwYbIV

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