The Ministry of economy intends to close construction sites after work-related accidents, if their reason was the violation of safety. This was reported by the website of the newspaper Haaretz .
Under the new rules, work at the facility building contractor can resume only after remedy the shortcomings found by the inspectors of the Ministry of economy.
The publication notes that under the old rules, the inspectors could close a separate part of the building where the accident occurred. In 2015, the inspectors had used their powers to close the section construction of 422 times.
For the first time new rules have been imposed on a building site in Ashdod, on February 22 killed 51-year-old worker from China.