Waste sector risks

Baling machines, shredders and the like present a significant risk of serious injury to workers in the waste sector.

In Thailand, a worker using a baling machine to compress plastic recyclables for too close. If warning signs make no difference, this photo of the poor man’s X-ray might just make a difference!


X Ray of the victim's crushed hand



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