Tuesday, February 24, 2004

(Yet) More McWane

Some of you more observant folks out there may have noticed in my latest Weekly Toll about a McWane Worker dying "in a fall." Turns out he "fell" into a sand collection machine and was crushed to death when he got caught in a conveyor belt. The worker, Timothy J. Blow, 45, had been working alone.

McWane, as you are undoubtedly aware, became infamous due to a New York Times/Frontline series last year on the horrid health and safety practices at the plant