Industrial Accident

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Industrial Accident - (adjective + noun)


(1) This is an accident involving an employee of an industrial company while they are engaged in their work. (2) A large-scale accident that is caused by an industrial company. It may affect a large area.


Source: Adapted from Collins English Dictionary.
Example of Use: (1) Several people were hospitalised when a can of bear repellent was punctured. It was the latest of many industrial accidents that have taken place in the company’s warehouses this year. (2) The tragedy at Bhopal in 1984 was one of the world’s worst industrial accidents.