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Fatal accident at Qingdao Wuchuan Heavy Industry

A major accident occurred at CSIC-affiliated Qingdao Wuchuan Heavy Industry killing one shipyard worker on Wednesday.

According to Qingdao Administration of Work Safety a hatch cover fell from a crane and hit a worker during hoisting operations, leading to his death.

The crane was being operated by a subcontractor of the shipyard, and local police have detained the responsible person for further investigation.

Jason Jiang

Jason is one of the most prolific writers on the diverse China shipping & logistics industry and his access to the major maritime players with business in China has proved an invaluable source of exclusives. Having been working at Asia Shipping Media since inception, Jason is the chief correspondent of Splash and associate editor of Maritime CEO magazine. Previously he had written for a host of titles including Supply Chain Asia, Cargo Facts and Air Cargo Week.


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