Shipyard accident kills one

Kuala Lumpur: A burst launching airbag yesterday killed one worker and injured another yesterday morning at a yard in Malaysia. The accident happened at a yard in Kuala Baram, killing a Bangladeshi and injuring another Bangladeshi.

A co-worker told local media how they had just finished inflating the inflatable ship launching airbag.  “I walked away from it while the two of them remained. Less than a minute later I heard it burst and saw Rasidul pushed to the ground,’ he said.  [21/08/14]

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