Derailment A Reminder Of Workplace Health And Safety Hazards

An article from Scoop.

The union representing rail workers says three of its members were fortunate to escape serious injuries after a derailment.

A KiwiRail DC-class locomotive was derailed at St Johns, central Auckland, at 1.25am this morning.

Three KiwiRail staff members aboard the locomotive were injured in the incident: a Locomotive Engineer, a Rail Operator and a trainee Rail Operator.

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