| Workers die in scaffold collapse at Hanoi construction site

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Vietnam latest news – Thanh Nien Daily | Workers die in scaffold collapse at Hanoi construction site: Two workers died after a scaffold collapsed at a construction site in Hanoi Monday.

Eyewitnesses said they heard a huge sound from the construction site of the Nam Do Complex building on Truong Dinh Street in Hoang Mai District at around 10:20 a.m.

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Toxic emissions worsen on Ho Chi Minh City roads

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Vietnam latest news – Thanh Nien Daily | Toxic emissions worsen on Ho Chi Minh City roads: Ho Chi Minh City’s streets are being increasingly polluted by factory and vehicle emissions, including toxic gas, city public health doctors said at a recent meeting.

Measurements, done with equipment at six crossroads in the city’s downtown and outskirts over the past five years, found suspended dust at five times acceptable amounts, and escalated amounts of lead, carbon monoxide and nitrogen dioxide.

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‘I did say we shouldn’t be doing this, but I’d have been disciplined if I’d refused’: #asbestos – Bucks Herald

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‘I did say we shouldn’t be doing this, but I’d have been disciplined if I’d refused’: Council worker who helped bury dangerous asbestos at Aylesbury cemetery speaks out – Local News – Bucks Herald: A council worker involved in the Tring Road asbestos scandal has spoken out claiming staff were ordered to break up and dump dangerous asbestos in the cemetery.

The man, who wants to remain anonymous, says his superiors at Aylesbury Town Council issued the orders which he felt, if he did not comply with, could have seen him facing the sack.

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Man killed in Wis. workplace accident identified

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Man killed in Wis. workplace accident identified: Authorities have released the name of a forklift driver who was killed on the job in Dane County.The medical examiner’s office identifies the victim as 54-year-old Marc Nondorf of Dodgeville.Authorities say Nondorf was operating the forklift in the yard at Wick Homes in Mazomanie (may-zoh-MAY’-nee) Wednesday morning when a load of trusses collapsed on him. Nondorf was moving the trusses onto a flatbed trailer at the time of the accident.

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Drunk schoolgirl, 16, high on party drug died falling under train ‘when guard blew whistle’ | Mail Online

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Georgia Varley: Drunk schoolgirl, 16, high on party drug died falling under train ‘when guard blew whistle’ | Mail Online: A teenage girl fell under the wheels of a moving train because the guard gave the order to set off as she drunkenly leaned against the carriage, a court heard yesterday.

Georgia Varley, 16, was killed instantly when she fell between the platform and the train during a night out to celebrate a friend’s 18th birthday.

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Burma train blaze leaves 25 dead

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Burma train blaze leaves 25 dead: A train derailment and an ensuing blaze has killed 25 people and injured nearly 100 more in northern Burma.
Two petrol tankers loaded onto the train overturned in Friday’s accident and local villagers collecting the fuel were burned to death as flames tore across the crash site.

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Nottingham nightclub F&G fined more than £67,000 for making too much noise | This is Nottingham

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Nottingham nightclub F&G fined more than �67,000 for making too much noise | This is Nottingham: The operators of Nottingham Nightclub F&G has been fined more than �67,000 for making too much noise – despite several warnings to quieten down.
Unique Nightclub Ltd, which runs the club in Broadway, was convicted of 16 breaches of a noise abatement notice at Nottingham Magistrates court.

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Construction worker killed on SUNY Oswego campus : CNYcentral.com

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Construction worker killed on SUNY Oswego campus : News : CNYcentral.com: A construction worker was killed after a fall on the campus of SUNY Oswego Friday morning�around 8:25 a.m.According to officials at SUNY Oswego, the man was installing metal roof decking on a new connector between Park and Wilber Halls when he fell. He was pronounced dead at Oswego Hospital about an hour later.

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Two badly burned in explosion at Bombardier plant in Quebec (with video)

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Two badly burned in explosion at Bombardier plant in Quebec (with video): VALCOURT, Que. – An overnight explosion and fire at a Bombardier Recreational Products complex in Quebec’s Eastern Townships has left two people with serious burns.
Quebec provincial police say the blast occurred about 20 minutes after midnight and appeared to come from a lab in the facility’s research centre in Valcourt.

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