Friday 15 December 2017

Man crushed by bull at Dunkeld

A man has died after being crushed by a bull at a property at Dunkeld.

It is believed the man in his late 40s was drafting and weighing cattle at the time of the incident. WorkSafe is investigating.

The death brings the number of workplace fatalities so far this year to 26, which is the same as at this time last year.

 

 

Further Information

WorkSafe media enquiries: Peter Flaherty: 0478 881 663, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Kathleen O'Dwyer: 0435 409 975, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Public enquiries: Call the WorkSafe Advisory Service on 1800 136 089 between 8:30am and 5pm Monday to Friday, email info@worksafe.vic.gov.au or write to Advisory Service, PO Box 4306, Melbourne, 3001.