Safi Port made a statement regarding the news, "Dock worker fell from the 3rd floor in Derince". In the statement, it was stated that the accident occurred in the work area of a company with which a lease contract was signed during the TCDD period and that the company was responsible.
The statement is as follows: “On 14.04.2021, it has been the subject of the news that an occupational accident occurred and an employee was injured at our company's Safiport Derince Port through websites broadcasting on the internet.
At the Safiport Derince Port belonging to our company, an occupational accident occurred in the work area of the tenant Akçim Madencilik ve Çimento San A.Ş., whose lease contract was signed during the period of TCDD, the operator before the operation was taken over, and the lease period is still continuing, causing 1 worker to be injured. In this context, we would like to share the information that the occupational accident in question occurred in the area belonging to the tenant company Akçim and that all responsibility in the said area belongs to the company Akçim.
As explained in detail above, we inform the public that the work accident with injury that occurred in the area under the responsibility of the tenant Akçim company on 14.04.2021 has nothing to do with the Safiport Derince Port "