A 23-year-old development employee died Thursday at a constructing web site in Yehud, a city exterior Tel Aviv, after falling from a peak of a number of meters.
The Magen David Adom rescue service stated the person, recognized as Samir Karamawi of Kafr Qara, was declared lifeless on the scene within the central Israeli city after resuscitation efforts failed. Karamawi was the sixth development employee to die this week and the 42nd this yr. The police stated in an announcement that representatives of the Labor, Social Affairs and Social Providers Ministry have been knowledgeable and the incident is presently below investigation.
Karamawi was the second development employee to die in a fall this week. On Monday Sharif Abdullah al-Tarada, 50, from a West Financial institution Palestinian village close to Hebron, died after falling from a peak of a number of tales at a constructing web site in Beit Shemesh, southwest of Jerusalem.
“2019 is shaping as much as be one of many worst years with regards to office accidents, regardless of the institution in the beginning of the yr of a nationwide police unit to research such incidents, and efforts by the Israel Institute for Occupational Security and Hygiene to toughen enforcement,” stated Israel Assal, the authorized adviser of the Discussion board for Stopping Work Accidents, after listening to about Tarada’s dying.
Assal stated the tradition surrounding office security has not modified, nor has there been an increase in enforcement or in prosecuting these liable for office accidents.