Locked content KGHM resumes production in Sierra Gorda after a fatal accident

WSE-listed copper and silver giant KGHM resumed production at the Sierra Gorda mine 20 hours after the fatal accident. “In Sierra Gorda, a fatal accident occurred yesterday. It did not result from a mine disaster. The accident happened during the maintenance work of the machines,” vice p...

Locked content Six dead in an explosion at Orlen’s Czech unit plant

Six people died in an explosion at a storage tank at Kraluoy refinery owned by Unipetrol, a Czech unit of WSE-listed fuel group Orlen. “I can confirm that the event took place at the refinery of Unipetrol in Kralupy nad Vltavou. One of the storage tanks exploded without a subsequent fire in the Kral...

Locked content No injuries in emergency landing of LOT plane in Warsaw

A plane operated by PLL LOT was forced to make an emergency landing at Warsaw Chopin Airport with front landing gear failure. There were 64 people on board of the Bombardier machine, no one was injured. The plane was flying from Kraków to Warsaw, and during the landing attempt, minutes after 19.00, ...

Locked content Polish army helicopter crashes in Italy. No casualties

A Polish PZL W3 Sokół military helicopter with six people on board crashed in northern Italy, near Udine. No one was seriously injured. The machine was flying as part of military exercises. It had five Polish and one French soldier on board. Few dozen kilometers after the take-off a fire started on ...

Locked content Three people injured in another accident involving military truck 

Three people traveling by car were injured in a collision with a military truck belonging to the Polish Army. The accident occurred on Tuesday on a county road near Świętoszów (Lower Silesia). It was the second such incident within a few hours in the area. PAP spokesman Pawel Petrykowski informed th...

Locked content Three confirmed dead in Katowice explosion

A husband and wife, both of them television news reporters, and their two-year-old son have been confirmed dead after a gas explosion in a residential building in Katowice that occurred on Thursday. Brygida Forsztęga-Kmiecik, Dariusz Kmiecik and their son had been missing after fire fighters managed...

Locked content News reporters missing in Katowice accident

News reporters Brygida Forsztęga-Kmiecik and husband Dariusz Kmiecik along with their child are missing after an explosion destroyed three floors of an old tenement in the Katowice. Rp.pl reported that the fire department is investigating the scene and searching for the missing family. Fifteen peopl...

Locked content Six workers hurt in Płock refinery explosion

On Wednesday, oil producer PKN Orlen released news regarding an explosion in their Płock refinery. It appears that six workers were affected in the mishap. There is no threat to life, although all six have been treated in a Płock hospital. Two workers have already left care, while two others should ...