Updates on the Injured Workers Still Hospitalised

Singapore, Dec 06, 2012

Updates on the 3 injured workers who are still hospitalised.

Sembcorp Marine wishes to provide updates on the status of the injured workers who are currently hospitalised.

1. One worker warded in West Point Hospital with shin injury with hairline fracture was discharged this morning.

2. For the 2 remaining workers who are still warded at NUH, the status are as follows:

(i) Kola Kani (Indian national) - both ankles still swollen. Doctor has informed that there is a need to perform minor surger to align the fractured bone. The surgery is tentatively scheduled for next Wednesday and can be earlier if the swelling subsides. Meanwhile, the patient is undergoing physio-therapy and treatment to reduce the swelling and to aid in faster recovery later.

(ii) Md Tuheri (Bangladeshi national) - right ankle still swollen. Treatment similar to 2(i).

3. The company's in-house doctor is monitoring and co-ordinating with the doctor at NUH on the progress of these 2 patients.

Further updates will be announced as and when required.

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