Jérôme Valcke: No compromises for safety in Brazil World Cup venues

2013-12-21 09:27

Sao Paulo – Fifa secretary-general Jérôme Valcke insisted that no compromises have been made on workers’ safety as organisers try to overcome construction delays at World Cup stadiums in Brazil.

A worker fell 115 feet to his death while working on a roofing structure in the Amazonian city of Manaus last Saturday, and in late November two workers were killed when a crane collapsed in the stadium that will host the World Cup opener in Sao Paulo on June 12.

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