Man dies after workplace accident at IMAX in Darling Harbour

A man has died after a worksite accident at the IMAX Theatre in Darling Harbour in Sydney.
Emergency services were called to the construction site about 10am, where a 49-year-old man had significant injuries. It is understood the worker suffered a head injury when a pipe exploded. He was taken to St Vincent’s Hospital where he died of his injuries.

The CMFEU has released a scathing statement about conditions on the job site.

“It is appalling that another worker has been killed on a Grocon site.”

Grocon is the development company in charge of construction at The Ribbon, a hotel building which will also house the new IMAX Theatre in Darling Harbour.

“Grocon has a shocking track record of callous disregard for workers’ safety. How many lives must be lost, and people injured before this company wakes up to themselves?

A crime scene has been established and police are conducting inquiries into the circumstances of the incident, NSW Police said.

Source: 9News

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Staff working from home?

Ensure you are meeting your WHS obligations with our Working from Home System. This new system provides WHS management for your remote employees.


Enjoy this blog? Please spread the word :)