One Dead After Crane Collapses at Yangzijiang Yard


Yesterday, a crane reportedly collapsed in a workshop at Jiangsu New Yanzi Shipbuilding, an affiliate yard of Yangzijiang Shipbuilding, killing one crane operator.

Other workers on the scene immediately called for emergency services, however, the worker had succumbed to injuries before the ambulance arrived at the scene.

In July, a welder at Jiangsu New Yanzi Shipbuilding died of heatstroke, making this the second fatal incident here.

The operations at the workshop have been stopped, pending an investigation into the incident.