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Police Confirm Death Of Stephen Proctor

Police Confirm Death Of Stephen Proctor

[Updated: The police confirmed that a man has died after falling off a cliff on North Shore Road in Pembroke late this morning. They subsequently identified the man as 67-year-old Stephen Proctor.]A man has been taken to hospital after he “fell overboard off a cliff on North Shore Road,” the police have confirmed. A police spokesperson... Read more of this article

Man Taken To KEMH After Falling Off Scaffolding

Man Taken To KEMH After Falling Off Scaffolding

A man was transported to King Edward Memorial Hospital this afternoon [Sept 1] after an industrial accident in Sandys, with the man injured after falling off scaffolding. The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service said, “At approximately 2:49pm today, Friday, September 1, 2017, the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to a report of an industrial accident... Read more of this article

Man Injured In Fall From High Lift In Pembroke

Man Injured In Fall From High Lift In Pembroke

A man was transported to King Edward Memorial Hospital this morning [Aug 23] after an industrial accident involving the man falling off a high lift resulting in injuries according to Fire Service officials. The BFRS said, “At approximately 8:48am this morning, Wednesday, August 23, 2017, the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to a report of... Read more of this article

Video: Singer Posts Video Of Her Fall At Concert

Video: Singer Posts Video Of Her Fall At Concert

Soca star Destra Garcia posted a video clip of her fall during the Cup Match Summer Splash event in Bermuda, with the footage showing her falling, laying on stage and being taken away on a stretcher. “Sometimes you see these things happen to other ppl and never dream it could ever happen to you,” she said in a video caption on Instagram. “Thank... Read more of this article

Singer Destra Garcia To Miss Shows Due To Fall

Singer Destra Garcia To Miss Shows Due To Fall

Soca star Destra Garcia will miss some of her upcoming performances due to injuries sustained from her fall during the Cup Match Summer Splash event in Bermuda, according to a report from Trinidad & Tobago’s Guardian. The singer fell while performing at the pre-Cup Match event, and lay injured on stage, before being taken away on a stretcher. The... Read more of this article

Report: Destra Garcia Suffers Broken Ankle

Report: Destra Garcia Suffers Broken Ankle

Soca star Destra Garcia will require surgery after falling off of a stage at last night’s [August 2] Cup Match Summer Splash event, according to a story from LOOP news in Trinidad & Tobago. According to the story, “Destra Garcia is said to be in need of surgery after she fell off a stage in Bermuda and broke her ankle.” Footage of... Read more of this article

Man Taken To KEMH After Falling Off Ladder

Man Taken To KEMH After Falling Off Ladder

A man in his 60s was transported to hospital by ambulance after falling approximately 20’ off a ladder this afternoon. Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service Acting Lieutenant Russann Francis said, “At approximately 4:48pm this afternoon, Friday, June 16, 2017, our 911 Emergency Dispatch Center received a call reporting an industrial accident at Bostock... Read more of this article

63-Year-Old Man Injured In Industrial Accident

63-Year-Old Man Injured In Industrial Accident

[Updated] A 50+ year old man was injured in an industrial accident while working at a private home this morning [May 2], and the BFRS said while the “severity of his injuries cannot be confirmed at this time” they “are not thought to be life-threatening.” The BFRS said, “At approximately 10:45am on Monday, May 2, 2016,... Read more of this article

23-Year-Old Man Injured In Industrial Accident

23-Year-Old Man Injured In Industrial Accident

Around 1:00pm today, [Nov 3], emergency services responded to an industrial accident at a construction site on Tucker’s Town Road in which a 23-year-old workman had fallen off the scaffolding. A police spokesperson said, “Around 1:00pm, today, [3-Nov- 2015], Emergency Services were dispatched to a report of a medical emergency, which occurred... Read more of this article

Worker Injured After Falling From 2 Storey Level

Worker Injured After Falling From 2 Storey Level

At approximately 1:48 pm today [May 19] the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service [BFRS] responded to a report of an industrial accident at the Pink Beach construction site, with a worker having fallen from a 2 storey level. Fire Service spokesperson Sergeant Jamal Albuoy said, “BRFS responded to the incident with our central appliance with 4 personnel.... Read more of this article

25 Yr Old Injured After Falling Off Cliff In Warwick

25 Yr Old Injured After Falling Off Cliff In Warwick

At approximately 3:48am this morning [April 9] the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service [BFRS] responded to what they said was a “report of a man who reportedly fell off a 100 foot cliff in the area of Lusher Hill, Warwick.” Fire Service spokesperson, Sergeant Jamal Albuoy said, “The BRFS responded to the incident with our western appliance... Read more of this article

Bermuda Case Opens Door To Cruise Lawsuits

Bermuda Case Opens Door To Cruise Lawsuits

A U.S. federal appeals court case has overturned a century-old exemption made for medical malpractice lawsuits against cruise lines, with the court ruling that the exemption should no longer apply when reviewing the case of Pasquale Vaglio, who was injured while on a cruise to Bermuda. Mr. Vaglio fell and hit his head not long after disembarking from... Read more of this article

Man Remains In ICU After Falling Off Ladder

Man Remains In ICU After Falling Off Ladder

At last check today [Oct 23] the 35 year old man injured after falling from a ladder outside a Longford Road, Warwick residence on Saturday [Oct 18] remained in the hospital’s Intensive Care Unit. The original statement from the police after the incident said, “Around 12 noon on Saturday, October 18th first responders attended a report of a man... Read more of this article