Two People Die When Faulty Gas Cylinder Explodes in Brazil

This happened in Brazil. A gas cylinder, which alleged has not been tested for safety ever, exploded and killed two workers. Unfortunately I do not have any specifics about the incident. The whole cylinder was ripped open from the inside. Not sure what could have caused that.

Worker Fatally Electrocuted While Proofing Roof in Saltillo, Mexico

Juan Antonio Salazar Sanchez, who was proofing the roof of a vulcanizing shop, died after accidentally coming into contact with a high voltage power line. He was shocked with 13,200 Volts of raw electric power. Juan’s corpse was hanging off the roof ledge for several minutes, because his workmates did not have the means to … Continue reading “Worker Fatally Electrocuted While Proofing Roof in Saltillo, Mexico”

Stunt Biker Killed by Car During Well of Death Show in Jeypore, India

A stunt biker was killed during a Maut Ka Kuan (Well of Death) show in Jeypore, Koraput district, Odisha, India. The biker has been identified as Jitu Singh of Ranchi in Jharkhand, India. He was riding in the Well of Death along with two other bikers and two cars. He was struck down by a … Continue reading “Stunt Biker Killed by Car During Well of Death Show in Jeypore, India”

Forklift Operator Drops Steel Bars on Truck Driver, Killing Him

CCTV Video from Singapore shows a forklift operator dropping steel bars on a truck driver, killing him. According to the local reports, the 52 year old forklift operator did not initially see the truck driver, and only noticed him when he was too close. He then floored the brakes to avoid running into the driver, … Continue reading “Forklift Operator Drops Steel Bars on Truck Driver, Killing Him”

Worker Caught in Machine Gets Spun Round and Round and Round…

A worker in some kind of factory got caught in a drum of a spinning machine and got spun round and round and round and round until he was trashed beyond a ragdoll stage. His useless coworkers ran around looking for a switch, but none apparently could find it, and none had the wits to … Continue reading “Worker Caught in Machine Gets Spun Round and Round and Round…”

Hand Burned on an Exhaust from a Boat

Today’s edition of Best Gore Members Rock is brought to you by Best Gore member @therealcookster, who burned the wrist area on his hand while working on his dad’s bat: I was working on my dads boat, when trying to retrieve my gloves which were drying around the exhaust one had fallen behind and unfortunately … Continue reading “Hand Burned on an Exhaust from a Boat”

Worker Falls from Suspended Platform While Fixing Building in Mecca

A worker fixing the exterior of a tall building next to the Holy Mosque in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, fell to his death when the suspended platform he was standing on partially collapsed. I’m guessing he was an underpayed migrant slave worker that was sent to do dangerous job without adequate safety precautions.

Careless Helicopter Rescue Team Member Decapitated by Propeller

On the slopes of Mount Dena in Zagros Mountains, in Iran’s Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad Provinces, a team of helicopter rescue workers, including the director of disaster management Mr. Amiri, came to the rescue of a group of people in distress. Because of a high altitude uneven terrain, the helicopter was unable to land and had … Continue reading “Careless Helicopter Rescue Team Member Decapitated by Propeller”

High Altitude Window Washers Killed by High Winds in Almaty, Kazakhstan

Four high altitude window washers died when storm with high winds suddenly rolled in, and tossed them around, bashing them into buildings. The washers were cleaning windows on Esentai Tower in Almaty, Kazakhstan. 43 year old Andrew Schipetkina, 25 year old Dmitry Kozak, 22 year old Sergei Antonov and 21 year old Anton Lobanov were … Continue reading “High Altitude Window Washers Killed by High Winds in Almaty, Kazakhstan”

Construction Workers Burned by Fire on Work Site in Punjab, India

A fire reportedly broke out at a construction site in Hoshiarpur, Punjab, India, causing five workers to suffer burns to various parts of their bodies. The video shows the workers receiving treatment which appears to consist of a substance being applied to the burned skin. Can’t say the medics are treating the sensitive burned areas … Continue reading “Construction Workers Burned by Fire on Work Site in Punjab, India”