WorkSafe investigates fatality at Bayswater

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WorkSafe is investigating the work-related fatality at the Instant Waste Management worksite in Bayswater this afternoon.

Inspectors travelled to the site and will investigate the circumstances. No further details are available at this stage.

WorkSafe thoroughly investigates serious work-related injuries and deaths in WA with a view to preventing future incidents of a similar nature.

WorkSafe WA Commissioner Lex McCulloch said any work-related death was a tragedy, and relayed his sincere condolences to the family.


Media contact:  Merryn Pyper 9327 8608 or 0434 680 947 (media enquiries only).
merryn.pyper@commerce.wa.gov.au
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WorkSafe
Media release
09 Sep 2013

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