Vital Safety

vital | adjective | 1. critical, absolutely necessary 2. performing and essential function 3. characteristic of life


Chemical Road Tanker Death: Australia

17 August 2007

 A 42 year old employee died while performing maintenance work inside a chemical road tanker in Altona North, Victoria.  The man had been working alone when employees, alerted by the sound of operating equipment, found him unconscious on the floor of the tank.  Workmates used retrieval equipment to remove the man from the tank but were unable to revive him.