17 Apr Avoidable Well Caving Deaths
Well diggers make good money every summer in Kerala by sinking shaft wells. Unfortunately these people have no scientific data to support them to put in place measure to prevent well wall caving in on them and leading to live burial and ultimately loss of life. If a modern scientific data base on the shallow lithology were available several scores lives could be saved.
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