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Education & Employment news & information for León province

Immigrant worker dies in warehouse roof collapse
Education/Work Mon, Mar 24, 2008

Immigrant worker dies in warehouse roof collapse

A Bulgarian man was killed and two of his co-workers were seriously injured when the roof of a warehouse they were in the process of renovating, collapsed in on top of them yesterday in León province. The incident...

Education/Work Fri, Nov 3, 2006

Father demands action after bullies break daughter's leg

The father of the 13 year old girl who had one of her legs broken in three places by a gang of three bullies as she was leaving the Virgen de la Encina Secondary School in Ponferrada (León) on the 25th October, is...

Town Hall worker dies accidentally in León village
Education/Work Tue, Nov 16, 2004

Town Hall worker dies accidentally in León village

A 46 year old employee of León Town Hall was killed in an accident yesterday at a rubbish tip near the village of Santa Olaja de la Ribera. It seems that the victim lost control of the lorry he was driving which...

Hundreds mourn death of Feixolín miner
Education/Work Fri, Oct 8, 2004

Hundreds mourn death of Feixolín miner

More than a thousand people attended the funeral of 37 year old Javier Prieto Alvarez who died on Wednesday in an industrial accident at the Feixolín mine (Lumajo) owned by the Minero Siderúrgica (MSP) company, which...

Milk factory worker crushed to death stacking pallets
Education/Work Sat, Sep 25, 2004

Milk factory worker crushed to death stacking pallets

A 60 year old man was killed during the early hours of Friday morning while stacking milk pallets at the Puleva factory located in the village of Trobajo del Cerecedo (León). Full details about the accident have not...

León cooperative worker killed in silo blast
Education/Work Wed, Sep 1, 2004

León cooperative worker killed in silo blast

A 45 year old man was killed yesterday after an explosion in a cereal silo on the "Vega-Esla" cooperative in the village of Toral de los Guzmanes. Startled by the noise of the explosion, the worker, who was...

Education/Work Fri, May 21, 2004

Laciana miners embark on 11 day strike

All 75 miners at the Baldomero García Sons (HBG) mine in the Laciana valley in Villablino started an 11 day strike yesterday after talks broke down again with the company management team. The dispute is over...

Education/Work Wed, Apr 21, 2004

Elderly man dies in tractor accident

A 74 year old man died yesterday afternoon when the tractor he was using to plough a field on the "El Valle de Carbajosa" estate near the village of Candanedo de Boñar in the province of León, turned over...

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