MEDIA HOLDING STATEMENT

FATALITY AT PPESW BPSB JV SDN BHD’S WPC-06 SITE – THE PAN BORNEO HIGHWAY PROJECT

Kuching (Sarawak), Sunday, 20 September 2020 – On Saturday, 19 September 2020, a fatal accident occurred at PPESW BPSB JV Sdn Bhd’s WPC-06 project site resulting in the death of a sub-contractor’s worker. We are deeply saddened by this tragedy, and the company extends its deepest sympathy to the family of the worker.

A thorough investigation is underway to identify the cause of the accident to ensure no such repeat.

The organisation wishes to reiterate that its stance on the health and safety of its people and work sites is of paramount importance and any shortcomings identified following the investigation will be effected immediately.