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    MYSTERY DEATH ON WIND TURBINE

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    The Scottish Daily record has reported that a maintenance worker died during maintenance work on a wind turbine.  The deceased worker was working at height but it is understood he did not suffer a fall. Fire and Rescue Service said “a man was unconscious and stuck on a turbine.” 

    The wind farm owner said “RWE npower renewables has regretfully been informed of a fatality at one of its operating wind farms today. The incident involved a contractor at Causeymire Wind Farm in Thurso, Scotland. The cause of the incident is being investigated by RWE npower renewables and we will be fully co-operating with the Health and Safety Executive.”

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