Crash of Vintage Biplane Performing Aerobatics at Airshow in Balashikha, Russia

A vintage Russian An-2 biplane crashed while performing an aerobatic routine during an airshow in the town of Balashikha, outside of Moscow in Russia. Russian news agency Interfax quoted Elena Markovskaya – a spokeswoman for the regional Investigative Committee as saying both the pilot and his co-pilot died in the crash. Different angle of the … Continue reading “Crash of Vintage Biplane Performing Aerobatics at Airshow in Balashikha, Russia”

Fingertip of Iron Worker Crushed by Hydraulic Press

The pic and the video were provided by Best Gore member @MrPapaGiorgio, who got them from a friend who’s an iron worker, and who’s coworker had his fingertip crushed while using a hydraulic press to shape sheets of metal. The incident reportedly just happened and the worker is currently awaiting surgery. The tip of his … Continue reading “Fingertip of Iron Worker Crushed by Hydraulic Press”

Ship Crew Member Working on Huge Chain Killed When It Snaps

On a large commercial ship, a crew member went to check and work on a huge chain that had an unspecified issue with it. That chain looks like you’d need a friggin crane just to lift individual links. Anyone who’s ever tried to lift a foot and a half tall anvil off the ground would … Continue reading “Ship Crew Member Working on Huge Chain Killed When It Snaps”

Workers Trying to Guide Truck Hoisted by Crane Get Crushed

Not a whole lot of backinfo on this one. The video shows a crane hoisting an overturned truck that looks like it flipped while hauling a load of dirt. The crane successfully hoists it in the air, and turns it right side up. For the most part, the workers on the road keep a reasonably … Continue reading “Workers Trying to Guide Truck Hoisted by Crane Get Crushed”

Worker on Truck Bed Crushed Under Load of Metal Pipes

A short CCTV video from what looks like China shows a worker dealing with a cargo of metal pipes on the truck bed, while a load of more metal pipes is held right above his head by a strap. The strap snaps, and the load of metal pipes falls on the worker, crushing him to … Continue reading “Worker on Truck Bed Crushed Under Load of Metal Pipes”

CCTV of Overinflated Tire Exploding and Killing Mechanic

Looks like this happened in China. The CCTV footage from a tire workshop shows a truck tire mechanic stick his head between the tire and the truck’s cabin, when the explodes, allegedly due to over-inflation. The explosion reportedly killed the mechanic, which is not all that surprising. I just wonder if the issue really was … Continue reading “CCTV of Overinflated Tire Exploding and Killing Mechanic”

Blackened Corpse of 32 Year Old Man Recovered from Bitumen Boiler in India

In India, a man apparently fell into a bitumen boiler and died. The video shows the workers using an excavator to recover his blackened corpse from the tank. Got to love how spectators retreat from the corpse at 1:14. According to the info I got, this incident happened in the city of Karemnagar, state of … Continue reading “Blackened Corpse of 32 Year Old Man Recovered from Bitumen Boiler in India”

Two Painters Die Electrocuted While Painting Gas Station in Mato Grosso, Brazil

Two workers were electrocuted while painting a gas station in Campos de Júlio, a municipality in the state of Mato Grosso, located about 692 km from the state’s capital city of Cuiabá, in Brazil. The incident happened on Wednesday August 16, 2017. According to the Civil Police, the victims were identified as 24 year old … Continue reading “Two Painters Die Electrocuted While Painting Gas Station in Mato Grosso, Brazil”

Chinese Worker Sucked Into Paper Mill and Spun Around

In China, a paper mill factory worker was sucked into a machine and spun around its spool a few times. The CCTV footage shows the worker messing around the machine until he gets caught it in. I don’t know if the worker survived. He certainly didn’t get spun round and round as much as this … Continue reading “Chinese Worker Sucked Into Paper Mill and Spun Around”

Chainsaw Kickback Causes Nasty Facial Wound

Today’s edition of Best Gore Members Rock is brought to you by Best Gore member @paintslinger, whose distant acquaintance suffered a nasty facial injury when a chainsaw kicked back and bounced into his noggin: Chainsaw kick back on the brother of a FB friend of mine. 70 stitches inside and out. Teeth app still intact. … Continue reading “Chainsaw Kickback Causes Nasty Facial Wound”