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Work related accidents claim another life in north

Yet another worker has lost his life while working at a construction site in the north of Cyprus. 42-year-old Suat Agcabey lost his life on Tuesday morning while working on the electricity installment of a construction site in Kyrenia.

According to reports, the unfortunate worker was fatally injured when five hardboards which were leaning on a wall fell knocking him to the ground. Suat sustained injuries to his head on impact with the ground.

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The latest victim of work related accidents in the north was transferred to the Dr. Burhan Nalbantoglu public hospital in north Nicosia. Despite doctors’ efforts, Suat Agcabey passed away at 6 o’clock on Tuesday evening.

Agcabey became the sixth fatality arising from work-related incidents in just the first seven months of 2017 and the 49th in six years.

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