Contract labourer hurt in mishap at BSP

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 28 Sep 2017 10:29:20


Staff Reporter,


IN yet another mishap, a contract labourer was seriously injured while working in TPL Workshop of BSP on Wednesday noon. The mishap victim contract labourer was immediately shifted to JLN Hospital, Bhilai wherein he is undergoing treatment.

According to information, at about 3:30 pm on Wednesday, Omprakash (36) was working for angle pulling with the help of fowler when all of a sudden the angle fell over his left leg while causing him fracture injury and grievous wounds at one of his feet at TPL Workshop of BSP. The condition of the mishap victim contract labourer was stated to be stable at the hospital.

While denouncing BSP management for repeated mishap in the plant, Yogesh Soni, Secretary, Hindustan Ispat Theka Shramik Union alleged that instead of imparting thorough safety training the management was only completing formality and as its outcome the mishaps were occurring in the plant one after another. He appealed the management for looking into the issue involving safety of thousands of contract workers, toiling day and night in the plant.