Bluescope Steel

Major IncidentsMajor Incidents

Tragically, there was a fatality in our operation during 2010/2011.

On 20 March 2011, a contractor in our Butler Shanghai, China plant, Mr Bao Jian Guo, 39, was fatally injured. The incident involved moving narrow coils to load a cladding machine.

Operations at the plant ceased immediately and a thorough investigation into the incident was conducted. Action was taken to prevent this type of incident occurring again.

Across the Company, employees reviewed the Critical Safety Procedures relevant to their work and renewed their commitment to follow the safety procedures at all times.