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Five-year-old killed after car falls from ferry in Istanbul –

A five year-old girl was killed and three women were injured when a car fell into sea while boarding a ferryboat in Istanbul on March 15.The accident took place at around 03.20 p.m. at Istanbul’s Sirkeci port, as the last vehicle – carrying four people and boarding the ferry traveling to the Harem port – dropped into the water while boarding.

via Five-year-old killed after car falls from ferry in Istanbul – LOCAL.

A three-year-old girl was killed by a bulldozer during a land dispute in China. – RTHK English News

A three-year-old girl was killed by a bulldozer during a land dispute in China.

The girl’s father said she was died under the tracks of the construction vehicle.

Hong Xiaorou said the incident happened as the family tried to stop construction workers from “forcibly flattening the land” near their home. He said the workers planned to target their home at a later stage.

The family later took the girl’s body to a local government office to protest to officials.

 

http://rthk.hk/rthk/news/englishnews/news.htm?main&20130829&56&946105

Toddler dies in forklift accident near Milnor – Valley News Live – KVLY/KXJB –

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A toddler has died after an accident at a farm near Milnor. The accident happened at the Sundale Hutterite Colony Friday at around 5 pm. The 2 ½-year-old girl was killed when a forklift loader was backing up.

http://www.valleynewslive.com/story/23249890/toddler-dies-in-forklift-accident-near-milnor

Little Girl Punished to Do Homework on Knees in the Hot Sun – chinaSMACK

Eastday.com, July 26 — According to a Shanghai Morning Post report, yesterday [July 25], Shanghai

Meteorological Bureau issued a high temperature red alert, and the highest temperature in Shanghai stayed at 39.3°C [102.74°F]. However, on such a hot day, at a factory at No.23, 185 Lane of Hongxing Road, an 8-year-old girl was seen kneeling on the ground doing homework for as long as 3 hours

via Little Girl Punished to Do Homework on Knees in the Hot Sun – chinaSMACK.

Ballacolla girl dies in farm accident – Leinster Express

A nine year old girl from Clough, Ballacolla who took a serious tumble from a hay bale, lost her fight for life last Thursday, much to the shock and sadness of her family and community.

Sophie Pearson was the only daughter of David and Diane Pearson, a well respected farming family, who also have two sons Scott and Ben.

It is believed she fell from a bale of hay that was on a trailer, on the road between Clough and Aghaboe.

http://www.leinsterexpress.ie/news/local/ballacolla-girl-dies-in-farm-accident-1-5304886

Agony of Girl Scalped by Funfair Ride – China – Croatian Times

Angry parents of a six-year-old girl left horrifically disfigured when she was scalped by a fairground ride are suing theme park bosses in southern China.

All the skin on victim Jiang Shiqi’s head was ripped from her skull when her hair got caught on a motorised go-cart wheel during an outing with her family in Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province.

The pain was so intense, says dad Lu, that Shiqi passed out.

via Agony of Girl Scalped by Funfair Ride – Around the World News – Croatian Times Online News – English Newspaper.

Girl gets leg stuck in snow blower – – Salzburg Times

Girl gets leg stuck in snow blower – General News – Salzburg Times Online News – English Newspaper: A six-year-old girl from Vienna has trapped her leg in a snow blower in Radstadt, Salzburg, yesterday (Mon). She was severely injured.

A 70-year-old retiree from the district Tennengau was clearing snow in front of a house in Radstadt at around 10.30 am, when the girl approached him.

She slipped directly in front of the snow blower. One of her legs got trapped in the machine.

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Manslaughter charge over girl’s banana boat death – Crime – News – London Evening Standard

Manslaughter charge over girl’s banana boat death – Crime – News – London Evening Standard: A London water sports centre is to be charged with corporate manslaughter after an 11-year-old girl died when she was thrown off a “banana boat”.

Mari-Simon Cronje was at a friend’s birthday party when she was thrown off the 20ft inflatable and then hit by the speedboat towing it.In addition, Prince’s Sporting Club in Bedfont, one of the largest water sports clubs in Europe, will face a health and safety charge. Director Glen Walker also faces a health and safety charge.

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Sunbed boss fined after girl is burned (From Bury Times)

Sunbed boss fined after girl is burned (From Bury Times): A FORMER Bury gym boss has been prosecuted for breaking sunbed laws in what is believed to be the first case of its kind in the country.

Stewart Hall was taken to court after a 15-year-old girl twice used a sunbed at Olympic Power Mill, in Hornby Street, Bury, in May last year.

She suffered burns on her body and had to go to be treated at a hospital’s accident and emergency unit.

Hall, of Woodhill Road, Bury, was prosecuted by Bury Council’s environmental health department under the Sunbeds (Regulation) Act 2010.

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Corporate manslaughter charge to be brought following banana boat death | UK news | guardian.co.uk

Corporate manslaughter charge to be brought following banana boat death | UK news | guardian.co.uk: A water sports centre is to be charged with corporate manslaughter over the death of an 11-year-old girl who was hit by a speedboat.Mari-Simon Cronje died during a birthday celebration in September 2010 after she fell from a banana boat and was hit by the boat that was towing it.Princes Sporting Club in Bedfont, Middlesex, is to be charged with a health and safety offence as well as corporate manslaughter. Its director, Glen Walker, is also facing a health and safety charge, the Crown Prosecution Service said.Elizabeth Joslin, from the CPS, said: “I have carefully reviewed all of the evidence gathered by the Metropolitan police and the Hounslow environmental health department during their investigation into the tragic death of Mari-Simon Cronje.

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