Worker killed in fall from 15th floor of hotel

March 05, 2019

A CONSTRUCTION worker died after he fell from the 15th floor of a five-star hotel while dismantling granite stones Monday afternoon in Pasay City.

Rei Robles, 50, died on the spot from massive injury to the head and body after he landed on the ground floor.

The victim apparently lost his balance while working on the 15th floor at the west wing roof deck of Marriott Hotel located at Resort Drive, in Bgy. 188 Villamor, at around 1:33 p.m.

Pasay police chief Col. Noel Flores said investigators are still conducting a follow-up investigation to determine if the building administrator and the construction contractor followed the safety requirements to ensure the safety of workers.