Lost your White Card? Click here to get a replacement. It's quick and easy!

Date Posted11/03/2019

Young Worker Dies while working on Sydney Roof

Source: Pixabay.com

An accident at a Sydney south-west site has claimed the life of a 24 year old man.

The man died as a result of electrocution at a factory in Moorebank.

Emergency services was called to the site after receiving reports of a man who was electrocuted. He was working alongside 4 others when the fatal incident occurred.

The 4 men were rescued from the roof while the 24 year old man remained trapped and was not able to be freed until the power was turned off. He was eventually reached but paramedics were not able to revive the man and he was pronounced dead at the scene.

Another worker was taken to Liverpool Hospital for treatment of leg burns.

The 3 other men were treated by NSW Ambulance paramedics on the scene.

See more http://content.safetyculture.com.au/news/index.php/02/worker-electrocuted-roof-sydney-factory/#.XGqlJrglE1k

Please share this post on social media with the icons below or to the left.

Peter Cutforth is a director of Urban E-Learning Pty Ltd., the RTO behind WhiteCardOnlineExpress.com.au, Australia's top ranked White Card course! The White Card is a mandatory requirement to enter any construction site in Australia and for just $38.90 you can get your White Card conveniently online through this website.  Click here to Start Course NOW!

Posted in Industry News Tagged with: , , , ,


Free OH&S Industry Updates Newsletter

Facebook WhitecardonlineexpressTwitterRSS

Our RTO has delivered over 100,000 White Cards