Tragedy at the Żerań factory. Conveyor belt killed a worker! We do not know the exact details of the accident. We know that witnesses called the emergency services on Tuesday, February 6th, 15 minutes past midnight.
Firefighters, medical rescue team, and the police arrived at the scene. Did the worker faint? Was he distracted? Or did he break safety regulations?
At the moment, we do not know, and the cause of the accident will be clarified by the prosecutor’s investigation. A similar accident occurred in January 2023 at the waste sorting plant on 5 Zarzecze Street in Żerań. On Wednesday, January 11th, a compactor crushed a 27-year-old worker. The man died at the scene.
The prosecutor’s office has initiated an investigation in this case. The preliminary results are alarming. Investigators have determined that the worker entered the compactor on his own. The 27-year-old had been working in the plant for 3 years and was serving as a shift supervisor.