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Dh400,000 blood money for family of man killed at Abu Dhabi worksite


ABU DHABI – The family of an Asian construction worker will be getting Dh400,000 compensation or blood money after the latter died in an accident at his workplace.

The Abu Dhabi top court ordered the man’s supervisor and a site engineer to jointly pay the blood money after their negligence led to the man’s death in the accident.

According to the court, the supervisor and site engineer did not ensure safety requirements at the worksite, which led to the deadly accident.

The victim’s mother, wife and their two daughters will receive the compensation. ICA/Expat Media

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