Two Ashdod refinery employees killed after inhaling poisonous gas
Workers were found dead after a Friday night shift; MK Dov Khenin calls for tightening of workplace safety standards for handling hazardous materials in response.
Two refinery workers died Saturday morning after inhaling poisonous gas at the Ashdod plant where they worked. Police have stated that the deaths were the results of a workplace accident and no criminal behavior is suspected. An investigation has been opened into the circumstances that may have contributed to the industrial accident.