23rd February 09:18 PM
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Ministry looks into incident where man died after falling through building
By Iva Danford
Thursday 12/01/2017

Minister for Employment Productivity and Industrial Relations Jone Usamate says his Ministry is looking into the incident where a man died after he fell through a building in Suva yesterday.

Usamate says he will be briefed about the incident soon.

Usamate says this demonstrates the importance of Occupational Health and Safety at workplace.

He says all employees have their own responsibility to look after themselves while at workplace.

Meanwhile Police have confirmed that the man was carrying out repair works when he fell through the building.

Police say their investigation is still in its early stages.