Industrial Robotics / Industrial Safety

Robot kills worker at Volkswagen plant in Germany

By the Guardian

Jul 02, 2015

A robot has killed a contractor at one of Volkswagen’s production plants in Germany, the automaker has said.

The 22-year-old was part of a team that was setting up the stationary robot when it grabbed and crushed him against a metal plate, a VW spokesman said. 

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