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I’ve started subscribing to more science stuff. I remember reading about amputations in food processing in the guardian (where else..) a number of years ago.

This article shows the extent of it in one food manufacturer.

A couple of notes: band saws, fork lift trucks, skinners, planers, and 35 million chickens a year.

Amputations abound at Tyson Foods, OSHA records shed more light on industrial food production

OSHA now requires employers to report when a work-related amputation occurs. In the first nine months under the new regulation, how many amputations did one of the country’s largest food manufacturers report to OSHA?

Source: Amputations abound at Tyson Foods, OSHA records shed more light on industrial food production

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