Sr Manager Killed in Accident at RINL VSP Steel Melt Shop
YO Vizag reported that an employee of Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Ltd’s Visakhapatnam Steel Plant died in an accident at plant on Wednesday. The deceased has been identified as M Srinivasa Rao, Senior Manager (Mechanical branch) at Visakhapatnam Steel Plant. According to the Steel Plant authorities, Mr Srinivasa Rao was in ‘A’ shift. While he was working on repairing the Steel Melt Shop-1, on a DF BAY crane, Mr Srinivasa Rao accidentally fell down from the crane and died on spot. The dead body has been shifted to King George Hospital in Visakhapatnam.
A case has been registered under Steel Plant Police Station limits and an investigation is ongoing to ascertain further details about the accident.
Unfortunately, this is not the first time in recent years that an accident has happened at the Visakhapatnam Steel Plant. Mr Srinivasa Rao’s tragic death again highlights the need for stronger safety standards at Visakhapatnam Steel Plant.