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PSA worker dies, trapped in a cable drum at the top of a crane

A man died today trapped in a cable drum at the top of a crane in Singapore terminal operator PSA’s Keppel Terminal. The 33-year-old who worked for PSA was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics.”

“PSA is rendering assistance to the family of the deceased and cooperating with the authorities in their investigations,” a spokesperson for the terminal operator told local media.

Police investigations are ongoing.

Sam Chambers

Starting out with the Informa Group in 2000 in Hong Kong, Sam Chambers became editor of Maritime Asia magazine as well as East Asia Editor for the world’s oldest newspaper, Lloyd’s List. In 2005 he pursued a freelance career and wrote for a variety of titles including taking on the role of Asia Editor at Seatrade magazine and China correspondent for Supply Chain Asia. His work has also appeared in The Economist, The New York Times, The Sunday Times and The International Herald Tribune.
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