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FSC confirms Rarawai Mill worker hospitalized

July 30, 2015 7:47 pm

Fiji Sugar Corporation Executive Chair Abdul Khan has confirmed that a worker suffered burns in an accident at the Rarawai Mill in Ba late yesterday.

Khan told FBC News that the mill worker was taken to Lautoka hospital and remains admitted.

He says they are waiting for a formal medical report to ascertain the seriousness of the workers injuries.

FSC is also investigating what led to the accident.

Police have confirmed that the incident was reported to the Ba Police station.

This incident comes after another Rarawai mill worker – Keni Seniloli died last week following an accident in which he became entangled in a conveyor transporting bagasse.