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BPS Confirm Death of Cruise Ship Crew Member

BPS Confirm Death of Cruise Ship Crew Member

[Updating: Police confirm that during the Norwegian Breakaway cruise ship’s safety and training drills, a lifeboat broke from its tethering and fell into the water. Four male crew members were onboard the lifeboat and were injured during the fall, and a 41 year old Filipino man died as a result of his injuries.] An incident has occurred in Dockyard... 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

Industrial Accident Victim Remains Stable In ICU

Industrial Accident Victim Remains Stable In ICU

After falling approximately 25-35 feet while working at a St. Augustine Lane residence yesterday [April 13], the 36-year-old man remains in the hospital’s Intensive Care Unite where his condition is currently listed as stable. A police spokesperson said, “The 36-year-old male victim, who was injured Wednesday [April 13th] in an industrial... Read more of this article

Man Injured In Industrial Accident Now In ICU

Man Injured In Industrial Accident Now In ICU

[Updated] At approximately 8.45am this morning [April 13] there was an industrial accident in the St Augustine area of Pembroke, in which we understand a man was injured after falling off a ladder. Police and fire personnel are on scene, and further details are limited at this time, however we will update as able. Update 9.52am: Police Media Manager... Read more of this article

Two Men Injured: Industrial Accident In St David’s

Two Men Injured: Industrial Accident In St David’s

At approximately 7:35am this morning [Dec 3] the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to a report of an industrial accident at 16 Waller’s Point Road in St. David’s, and the BFRS have confirmed that two males were injured by a concrete slab falling. Fire Service spokesperson Sergeant Russann Francis said, “It was reported that two males... 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

Gabriel Deoliveira Dies After Industrial Accident

Gabriel Deoliveira Dies After Industrial Accident

[Updated: Police confirm that 62-year-old Gabriel Deoliveira has died following an industrial accident at the Pink Beach site.] Police and first responders are on scene following an industrial accident at the Pink Beach site this afternoon [July 29]. Police Media Manager Dwayne Caines said, “At about 2:18pm police and first responders attended... Read more of this article

Two Injured At Pembroke Scaffolding Incident

Two Injured At Pembroke Scaffolding Incident

Two persons were injured near Bacardi International on Pitts Bay Road, in an incident involving nearby scaffolding early on Friday [June 19] morning, resulting in the two being transported by ambulance to King Edward Memorial Hospital for treatment. BFRS said, “The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to an emergency incident at 65 Pitt’s... 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

63-Year-Old Man Injured In Industrial Accident

63-Year-Old Man Injured In Industrial Accident

At approximately 9:53am this morning [May 3], the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service [BFRS] responded to a report of an industrial accident in the Dockyard area. Fire Service spokesperson, Sergeant Jamal Albuoy said, “BRFS responded to the incident with our western appliance from Port Royal Station with 4 personnel, along with an ambulance. “On... Read more of this article

Industrial Accident Victim’s Condition Improves

Industrial Accident Victim’s Condition Improves

The 48 year old man who was injured in an industrial accident on March 5th at the Botanical Gardens, who was originally listed in critical condition in the ICU, continues to recover and is now in stable condition on a general ward. A police spokesperson said, “At last check 7am Sunday, March 22nd the 48 year old male worker injured in an industrial... Read more of this article

Man Injured In Industrial Accident Remains In ICU

Man Injured In Industrial Accident Remains In ICU

The 48-year-old man injured in an industrial accident last week at the Botanical Gardens remains in critical condition in the ICU, the police confirmed today. A police spokesperson said, “At last check Tuesday morning [March 10th] the 48 year old male worker injured in an industrial accident Thursday morning [March 5th] at the Botanical Gardens remained... Read more of this article

Industrial Accident Victim In Critical Condition

Industrial Accident Victim In Critical Condition

The 48 year old man injured in an industrial accident yesterday [Mar 5] at the Botanical Gardens is listed in critical condition at the hospital’s Intensive Care Unit, the police confirmed this morning. This morning a police spokesperson said, “At last check the 48 year old male worker injured in an industrial accident Thursday morning at the... Read more of this article

Man Injured In Industrial Accident In Paget

Man Injured In Industrial Accident In Paget

[Updated with video] A 48 year old man is being treated at KEMH for what the police said were “unspecified injuries” after he became trapped under a piece of heavy machinery at the Botanical Gardens this morning. A police spokesperson said, “Around 9:05am on Thursday, March 5th Police and first responders attended an industrial accident... 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

35 Year Old Man Injured In Fall From Ladder

35 Year Old Man Injured In Fall From Ladder

A 35 year old man in stable condition on the hospital’s Intensive Care Unit after falling off a ladder on Saturday afternoon. A police spokesperson said, “Around 12 noon on Saturday, October 18th first responders attended a report of a man injured after falling off a ladder outside a Longford Road, Warwick residence. “The victim, believed... Read more of this article