Worker Killed in Sintering Shop 2 of ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih
ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih informed of the fatal accident that happened to the hot return batcher of Metallurg Service Plus company, a contractor of company.
ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih informed of the fatal accident that happened to the hot return batcher of Metallurg Service Plus company, a contractor of company. AMKR said “The contractor performed work on the territory of sinter shop No. 2 in ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih. On the night of April 2–3, he disappeared. However, he did not leave the production area, his personal belongings remained at the workplace. The company's specialists immediately started search activities that lasted over three days. Late in the evening of April 6, when examining the underground cableway of sintering shop No 2, the contractor’s employee was found with no signs of life near the cable busbars. The preliminary cause of death is electric shock in the conductor cable chamber.”
National police officers and prosecutors were called to the place of the incident. At the moment, the case is being investigated as well as the reasons, why the employee has decided to leave his workplace. The state commission will study all the circumstances of the incident.
ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih expressed its sincere condolences to the family and friends of the deceased.