Worker killed in Ibra pipeline burst

Tuesday 18th, April 2017 / 22:07 Written by
Worker killed in Ibra pipeline burst

MUSCAT: A worker was killed in Ibra on Tuesday after he was trapped inside a pit following a major water pipeline burst. Work was in progress at the site at the time of the incident, according to Public Authority for Civil Defence and Ambulances (PACDA). The safety of blue-collared workers continues to be a matter of concern as contractors continue to flout occupational health safety rules.

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