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a hole (usually with a flush cover) through which a person can gain access to an underground structure

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As per SOPs, the heads of sectors will ensure that there is enough supply of manhole lids and they would also be required to keep record of the inventory and sign the register.
The uncovered manhole, located on land next to the Coast Road near Marske, was first reported to Redcar and Cleveland Council at midday last Friday.
The police identified the deceased as 7 years old Danish son of Mir Khan who was playing with other kids in the area when he accidentally fell in the manhole.
The rescuers responded to an emergency call and attempted to pull Bilal out of the uncovered manhole. A rescuer, Muhammad Ashiq, 32, entered the manhole to bring Bilal out but fell unconscious due to toxic gases.
"Four persons entered the manhole to check the motors which were installed to transport water from there.
The company's operators estimate that the sensors could help reduce manhole events by 10 percent in the winter of 2017-18.
"Manhole adjustment is an essential part of any municipal sewer and water project, and it can be difficult to achieve consistent results with the variety of products available to city engineers," says Eull's Manufacturing President Joe Eull.
CHILDREN'S lives are reportedly being put at risk following a spate of manhole cover thefts across the country.
A baby deer was rescued by officers of the Suffolk County Police Department Emergency Service in Mount Sinai, N.Y., on Thursday after the witnesses discovered the fawn at the bottom of a 20-foot manhole.
Juan first started noticing these missing manhole covers seven months ago.
ACCORDING to reports in the press, scrap metal prices are increasing and this is leading to many thefts throughout Britain from copper and lead roof coverings to gully and manhole covers.
Byline: A worker died after falling into a manhole in Al Aweer area, police said on Sunday.
The materials used to construct the manhole should already be onsite.