World Cup 2014: Court halts stadium construction in Brazil
Dec 16,2013 0 Comments
Public prosecutors asked for work to halt pending investigations seeking to guarantee workers’ safety after the death of Marcleudo de Melo Ferreira, the fifth construction worker to die in stadiums being built to host the 2014 World Cup of soccer in 12 cities.
Five workers have died on construction sites of World Cup stadiums under construction in Brazil, hosts of next year’s international soccer tournament.
The worker, identified as Marcleudo de Melo Ferreira, fell 35 meters from the roofing structure and was rushed to the hospital, where he died of his injuries.