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  1. Operator admits human error

    Posted Sep 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... However, a statement issued by the metro operator on Wednesday night said initial findings of an investigation by its parent company, Shanghai Shentong Metro, pointed to human error as the main cause. Staff in the control room failed to follow correct procedure while conducting trains manually after a power cut disabled the signalling system on the line. The admission appears ...

  2. Subway operator challenged

    Posted Jul 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Stephen Chen binglin.chen@scmp.com The operator of Beijing's subway system said yesterday that the escalator that suddenly reversed at a station on Line 4 on Tuesday, killing ... story, according to some mainland transport experts. They show the escalators are not built for heavy loads, can't cope with rush-hour passenger flows and their operation poses serious ...

  3. Fire services radio system 'not ready'

    Posted Feb 02nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Simpson Cheung simpson.cheung@scmp.com Blind spots in tunnels and system hiccups hampered the first full day of operations for the city's firefighters as their new HK$178 million ... to talk to them. The communication quality is not very good and directly affects our operations,' he said. Au said the signal strength of the digital system was low, which meant officers ...

  4. Anger at 'light' fine over port worker's death

    Posted Sep 04th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... said. A departmental spokesman said proprietors must provide and maintain a system of work in connection with shift change arrangements for operators of quay cranes. He said those who failed ... Joshua But A court fined one of Hong Kong's main port operators HK$10,000 yesterday over the death of a crane operator in a fall- prompting outrage from a group which helps victims ...

  5. Cable operators battle a range of threats at sea

    Posted Dec 29th 2006, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam Earthquakes are just one of the threats cable operators face when protecting submarine cable systems which allow Web surfers to enjoy smooth traffic on the information highway. ... and operates a cable system in waters south of Taiwan, and two sets of submarine cables were disrupted by the Boxing Day earthquake. Service was restored at about 11pm on Tuesday and internet users ...

  6. Patient's terrible death reveals sickness of medical system

    Posted Sep 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... a fire broke out in the room next to the operating theatre, all six medical staff left, abandoning their anaesthetised patient on the table. Apparently Zhu was hooked up to a ventilator ... person who died on an operating table last month, this time in Nanchang, Jiangxi province. Around 12 hours before Zhu's untimely demise, close to a hundred people marched on the First ...

  7. Metals producers restore operations

    Posted Feb 13th 2008, 12:00am by Carol Chan

    ... when operations will be fully restored,' he said. The mainland's worst snowstorms in 50 years, which caused power shortages and paralysed transportation systems, crippled metal ... Carol Chan Metals producers including Jiangxi Copper and Hunan Nonferrous Metals Corp have started to restore operations after snowstorms forced them to cut back production. At Jiangxi ...

  8. Operator injured as crane crashes down on clubhouse and pool

    Posted Dec 01st 2007, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo and Cheung Chi-fai A crane collapsed on to the clubhouse of Tai Po's luxury Beverly Hills housing estate yesterday afternoon, injuring the crane operator. Seven people ... Road at 5.24pm and damaged some of the seven-storey clubhouse next to the worksite. A Fire Services spokesman said the 41-year-old crane operator suffered injuries to his head, hands and waist ...

  9. Operations chief in dark over crash

    Posted Jul 29th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... not learned of last week's collision between two trains until several days after it happened. Acting chief executive Samuel Lai Man-hay, who is responsible for operational matters, said he had ... me and that was when I knew about it,' Mr Lai said. But he said that under the rail operator's protocols, such incidents could be handled by front-line duty officers who would ...

  10. Collision blamed on an outdated system

    Posted Apr 30th 2008, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... Analysis by Cary Huang in Beijing A Stalin-era railway system and the sector's traditional political clout is to blame for the train crash that killed 70 people this week, analysts ... system is chiefly to blame for the poorest service and worst safety management among all the main modes of transport,' Hu Xingdao, a political commentator at Beijing Polytechnic University, ...




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