Jul 7th 2023
SafeWork NSW issues prohibition notice after fatal workplace incident
Work has been suspended at a Newcastle construction site following the death of a worker on Wednesday morning.
A 20-year-old man was crushed to death at about 9am.
SafeWork NSW inspectors issued the prohibition notice on Thursday morning.
The man was pinned underneath a reinforced steel column, according to ABC News.
"SafeWork NSW has placed a non-disturbance notice on the incident site to ensure all evidence is preserved for investigation," the safety watchdog said in a statement.
Read the full story on the ABC News website.
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