Auger sleeve gets the finger

A MINE worker had the tip of one finger severed and received deep cuts to other fingers of his right hand while sliding an auger sleeve into an empty kibble in a New South Wales underground coal mine.

sponsored-logo
Auger sleeve gets the finger Auger sleeve gets the finger Auger sleeve gets the finger Auger sleeve gets the finger Auger sleeve gets the finger

A mine worker had the tip of one finger severed and received deep cuts to other fingers of his right hand while sliding an auger sleeve into an empty kibble.

He and another worker were attempting to get the auger sleeve into the kibble, which had a cross brace on the top, making it awkward to manoeuvre.

More from this Section

Most read Processing