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Fatality #12 - August 25, 2017

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The victim was conducting an examination of the conveyor belt. It appears he attempted to cross over the moving No. 1 conveyor belt near the transfer point with the No. 2 conveyor belt. He apparently lost his footing and fell onto the No. 1 conveyor belt; he received fatal injuries.