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A crane service technician was seriously injured when he fell 6 metres out of a scissor hoist from which he was working. The technician had raised himself on the scissor hoist to provide repairs to a stopped overhead crane. The crane under repair pushed the scissor hoist over on impact by a second overhead crane operating and in travel on the same runway.
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