One dead as part of building collapses at Western Australia university

One person dead in university building collapse

The second man was seriously injured and was undergoing surgery at Royal Perth Hospital.

"Emergency services personnel are on site".

"A file will be prepared for the coroner".

One person died in the ceiling collapse. "He was unfortunately deceased once he fell".

"The moment our eyes met, we both knew ... you are my other half".

The families of the injured men are yet to be notified.

All three are construction workers.

Police said the construction had been going on for months and they were unaware of any issues with the worksite.

Speaking to WA Today, Damien Clancey, an Electrical Trades Union WA brand organiser who was working on a neighbouring site, spoke of how his workers could have been injured, indicating that the head contractor Lend Lease had been well aware of the issue.

Huawei considers selling off the Honor brand
Xiaomi shipped over 28.8 million smartphones around the world in the second quarter of 2020, according to research firm Canalys. However in May past year , it was added to the US Entity list which prevented Huawei from trading with US companies.

"There's a gap between each individual panel, so they were effectively doing I guess what you would call roof plumbing work where they were sealing gaps, putting in flashings, otherwise you'd have rain pouring down through it", he told 6PR radio. At least one other person was taken to hospital.

"I'm a mess and I always think life is too short and I'm so stupid, I should have just told you on the weekend how much I have fallen in love with you and I don't know what I will do without you in my life". "Then I was meditating and I could hear all the sirens", she said.

A vehicle being used by the construction team is also understood to have been destroyed by the collapse.

The Australian Broadcasting Corporation reported that the collapse happened while a glass roof was being installed.

Curtin University said in a statement no staff or students had been affected by the accident.

Close to 100 workers and dozens of students were thought to have witnessed the devastating accident.

Emergency services were notified about the incident at 12:34pm.

WorkSafe WA has been called in to investigate.

The cause of the collapse is yet to be determined, but CFMEU state secretary Mick Buchan claimed safety concerns had been raised recently regarding the deflection in the structural steel.

Related News:

Most liked

Russian Federation coronavirus: Country approves second vaccine after early trials
Vektor, the company which manufactures EpiVacCorona, said it hopes to produce the first 60,000 doses "in the nearest future". Russian Federation expects that by the end of 2021 it will have supplied over 1 billion doses of the Sputnik V vaccine.

Google Shuts Down Play Music Store
Google is at the moment providing an choice the place Play Music customers can switch all their purchases to YouTube Music . Google is more interested in bringing YouTube Music to Apple's wearables than its own platform.

Prime Day 2020: Get the Powerbeats Pro for under $200
Disclosure: Some products on this site use affiliate links and we may earn commission for any purchase made through the links. I mean, you can score up to 40 percent off on Bioderma, Redken, Haus Laboratories, Peter Thomas Roth and more.

Springboks delay Rugby Championship decision for further 48 hours
Competitive rugby resumed in South Africa only last weekend after a six-month suspension triggered by Covid-19. The four-nation tournament is scheduled to be played between October 31 to December 12.

Your blood type may determine how sick you get from COVID
This means that it's not clear how the relationship between blood type and Covid-19 works and any link may be coincidental. The second research is based on almost 95 people from Vancouver, Canada who had tested positive for the virus.

Federal Judge Grants Virginia Voter Registration Deadline Extension After Outage
Committee President Kristen Clarke said she expects tens of thousands of people to register to vote during the extension period. This isn't the first time technical problems affected Virginians' ability to register to vote under a looming deadline.

These Michigan communities are turning in the most absentee ballot so far
The deadline to apply for an absentee ballot is October 27 for people who apply online , postmark, email or fax the application. British Columbians will have one extra day this election to cast their ballots ahead of time than they did in 2017.

Saline County reports 24 new COVID-19 cases; 812 of 929 recovered
The number of active cases sits at 85 and the number of outbreaks has dropped to four - all in long-term care homes. This is the 4th COVID-19-related death in the Bureau, Putnam and Marshall region in the past seven days.

Covid-19: France reports over 30,000 new cases for the first time
The country reported 22,591 new daily cases on Wednesday, the third time in six days the daily total has surpassed 20,000. It is one of four countries which have been identified as current coronavirus hot spots on the continent.

President of Kyrgyzstan steps down amid unrest
Japarov had been serving a lengthy sentence on charges of taking a senior public servant hostage during a protest in 2013. According to the Kyrgyz constitution, Zhaparov would then become the most powerful man in the country.

Announces 158 more cases of COVID-19 but no new deaths
Since the pandemic began, B.C. has recorded 10,892 cases of COVID-19 and 250 people have died from the disease. There are now 3,608 people under "active public health monitoring", according to Henry and Brown.

OnePlus flagship 8T 5G launched in India
You'll be able to order the OnePlus 8T right now , with deliveries anticipated to start out subsequent Friday, Oct. 23. There'salso a new feature called Video Portrait Mode that lets you capture videos with bokeh effect.

Donald Trump, once again, refuses to condemn the baseless QAnon conspiracy theory
He told the town hall the United States was "expected to lose 2,200,000 people and maybe more than that". Mr Trump makes remarks during a Make America Great Again rally at the Pitt-Greenville Airport.

BC reports 549 cases of Covid-19, five deaths since Friday
There are now 10,734 cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in B.C. after health officials announced 549 new cases Tuesday. Sheridan County has a total of 332 lab confirmed positive cases, an increase of nine in the past 24 hours.

Queen steps out with Prince William for first engagement since March
The Defence Science and Technology Laboratory was involved in dealing with the Salisbury Novichok nerve agent attack in 2018. The Queen asked: "Is he more interested in the ball or the explosives?", and smiled when told: "Always the ball".