A heartbreaking event occurred in Mersin. The worker, who painted the exterior of a building in the city, was suspended in the air with his seat belt as a result of the breakage of the scaffolding rope. Firefighters rescued the worker who was saved from falling to the ground thanks to the security measure
In the morning hours, a worker went to the pier to paint the exterior of an apartment building near Zeytinlibahçe Vocational and Technical Anatolian High School in İhsaniye District of the central Mediterranean district.
According to the report of DHA, one of the 2 wire ropes carrying the pier suddenly broke. Thanks to the seat belt he wore, the worker, who avoided falling off the pier and crashing into the concrete floor, was taken to the hospital for precautionary measures by the fire crews who came to the scene upon the notice of the people around.
The moments when the unnamed worker was hanging on the pier was photographed by social media user Besim Askay and shared with the note that the pier was broken, the man hung above.
The incident once again revealed the importance of security measures.