NRW Holdings (ASX:NWH) employee dies after an accident at Roy Hill mine

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by Rachael Jones

NRW Holdings (ASX:NWH) reports that an accident yesterday at the Roy Hill Iron Ore mine resulted in the death of one of their employees. 

The employee, of NRW’s wholly owned subsidiary DIAB Engineering Pty Ltd (DIAB), sustained serious injuries and was flown by the Royal Flying Doctor Service to Perth for treatment in hospital but tragically died of his injuries last night. 

NRW and DIAB are assisting Roy Hill and relevant statutory authorities with the investigation into the accident. 

DIAB was acquired by NRW Holdings Limited in December 2019 as part of the BGC Contracting transaction.

Shares in NRW Holdings (ASX:NWH) are trading 6.3 per cent lower at $3.15.

Rachael Jones

Finance News Network
Rachael comes to FNN after working for Fairfax Media covering international breaking news, including the global economy and politics. She joined FNN in February 2018. She has reported on Australia’s finance news for various organisations since 2000 and has also interviewed a number of key business players, including Bill Gates. Rachael has also worked across a number of countries, including the UK and the US.