Thief Beaten on Hands with Palmatoria

Video from Brazil shows a guy who was allegedly caught stealing getting punished by being beaten on the hands with a palmatória. Palmatória is a paddle shaped wooden plank sadistic teachers used to beat students with in Brazil in the past. The practice was widely criticized by numerous campaigns against child abuse, which lead to … Continue reading “Thief Beaten on Hands with Palmatoria”

Thumb Crushed During Refrigerator Transportation

Today’s edition of Best Gore Members Rock is brought to you by Best Gore member @diesel513, whose co-worker had his thumb crushed during transportation of a refrigerator. In his own words: Two of my co-workers were dollying a refrigerator up steps and the guy at top let go of the dolly. The guy (who’s thumb … Continue reading “Thumb Crushed During Refrigerator Transportation”

Hand Trauma from Shop Accidents in Ontario, Canada

Today’s edition of Best Gore Members Rock is brought to you by Best Gore member @Ginger-SOA, who sent us a compilation of picture of shop accidents from Ontario, Canada. As these images document, manual work around powerful machines can quickly lead to hand trauma. You can often tell who has a dangerous manual job by … Continue reading “Hand Trauma from Shop Accidents in Ontario, Canada”

Worker’s Hand Gets Crushed by Machine

Every time you stick a hand between the moving parts of a large machine with hydraulic power to crush anything between, you should be extra careful. The worker in this CCTV video apparently wasn’t. I wouldn’t attribute the accident to his lapse of attention, because he wasn’t being inattentive. Rather, it looks like the machine … Continue reading “Worker’s Hand Gets Crushed by Machine”

Corpse of Man Hacked in Face, Arms and Legs Found on Dirt Road

Corpse of a man hacked in multiple parts of his body, including arms and legs, but mostly the face, was found on a dirt road in an unspecified country. Most of the attacker’s rage went into the victim’s face, which was turned into a mushy mess by the slashing tool (machete?). While we don’t have … Continue reading “Corpse of Man Hacked in Face, Arms and Legs Found on Dirt Road”

Worker’s Arm Cut Off At Construction Site in Thailand

A man from Laos working on a construction site in Thailand had his arm cut off while assembling what looks like transmission towers. Translations from Thai are traditionally difficult, and this one was not of much help either: Employees who are piling the sling was cut short sleeves. 13th c. 2558 at about 16:20 hrs. … Continue reading “Worker’s Arm Cut Off At Construction Site in Thailand”

Untreated Machete Wound Becomes Severely Infected, Maggots Infested Hole in Head

In Ibagué, the capital of the Tolima department in Colombia, a 23 year old man got in a violent altercation with another man and lost after his opponent chopped him in the head with a machete. The victim didn’t seek medical attention so the wound quickly became infected and infested with maggots. He smoked marijuana … Continue reading “Untreated Machete Wound Becomes Severely Infected, Maggots Infested Hole in Head”

Man Murdered and Dismembered After a Night Out

On February 5, 2016, a body was found of a man who was murdered, dismembered and mutilated in Grajaú, a district in São Paulo, Brazil. The chest was in a hammock, while the limbs were placed in a paint can. The killers also doused the corpse in spirits and sprinkled salt on it, raising suspicion … Continue reading “Man Murdered and Dismembered After a Night Out”

Petty Career Criminal Hacked, Decapitated and Dismembered

In Coruripe, South coast of Alagoas, Brazil, a mutilated body of a petty career criminal was found in a mangrove land on Sunday February 7, 2016. The victim was decapitated, had both his feet and one hand cut off, and there were additional machete slashed across his body. He was also shot several times. He … Continue reading “Petty Career Criminal Hacked, Decapitated and Dismembered”

Two Separate Falls Lead to Related Hand and Knee Injuries

Today’s edition of Best Gore Members Rock is brought to you by Best Gore member G1, who recently suffered two separate falls that lead to related injuries, particularly on his right hand. In his own words: The first three (the two where I am sitting and the one of the hand which is close in … Continue reading “Two Separate Falls Lead to Related Hand and Knee Injuries”