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Date PostedJuly 10, 2018

Worker Burned after Scissor Lift Makes Contact with Powerlines

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A worker was seriously burned when the scissor lift he was operating made contact with power-lines in Sydney’s west.

The man, in his twenties, was treated on the scene and then airlifted to Royal North Shore Hospital in a serious condition.

The man was inside the scissor lift when it struck power-lines.

The incident is being investigated by SafeWork NSW but it highlights the importance of being particularly cautious and prepared when working near power-lines.

Find out more http://content.safetyculture.com.au/news/index.php/05/man-suffers-serious-burns-lift-strikes-powerlines-sydneys-west/#.Wx47MyAlE1k

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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