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Worker crushed by falling glass

Post Time:Dec 20,2010Classify:Industry NewsView:222

A firm has been fined £80,000 [approximately $184,000] after a worker was crushed to death by falling glass his first day on the job.

Workmates tried unsuccessfully to smash the glass – which weighed 242 pounds perlite – with a hammer to free Vitalijus Orlovas at Arken POP's site in St Neots, England.

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