Sharjah factory worker dies due to internal bleeding

A 26-year-old Indian man was killed Monday when a solid steel bar fell on his head while working in a factory in Sharjah’s Al Ghail Industrial area.
Worker was not wearing a safety helmet at time of accident.
Worker was not wearing a safety helmet at time of accident.

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A 26-year-old Indian man was killed Monday when a solid steel bar fell on his head while working in a factory in Sharjah’s Al Ghail Industrial area, according to the Khaleej Times.

The deceased suffered serious damage in his skull and internal bleeding. He was taken to Al Dhaid Hospital and rushed into emergency surgery, but died during the operation, official said.

Following a police investigation officials have said that the deceased was not wearing a safety helmet.

Police urged factories, warehouse and construction companies to ensure that all workers wear safety and protection equipment to reduce injuries and death in the workplace.

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