Accident Blast at Tata Steel’s India Plant Leaves 3 Injured
An explosion at Tata Steel’s Jamshedpur factory led to minor injuries of three employees. The blast occurred at a non-operational coke plant and the situation has been brought under control. The cause of the incident is yet to be ascertained.
Jamshedpur/India – On May 07, an explosion in a gas pipeline was heard at Tata Steel’s Jamshedpur factory in India. The blast occurred at a coke plant unit around 10.20 AM which led to minor injuries of three employees who were then taken to the hospital and given immediate treatment.
The company statement said, "This morning, we reported an incident of blasting sound in a coke plant unit, which was non-operational and is undergoing a dismantling process, at our Jamshedpur Works. Our emergency response team immediately reached the incident site; the area was cordoned off and the situation brought under control.”
The cause of the blast is yet to be ascertained.