Accident at CSN steel mill in Brazil injures 20 but no impact on output

An accident at a steel mill owned by Brazilian steelmaker Companhia Siderúrgica Nacional (CSN) on Wednesday May 15 injured around 20 employees but had no impact on production there, the company said.

The accident at the plant in Volta Redonda city, in Brazil's southeastern Rio de Janeiro state, was caused by a reaction during the removal of slag from equipment during the steelmaking process, CSN said.

No equipment was...


Felipe Peroni

May 15, 2019

17:07 GMT

São Paulo