Safety & HCM Post

Falling Cow Causes Head, Neck Injuries

A butcher in a slaughterhouse suffered shoulder and neck injuries after a dead cow somehow fell from a hook and struck him.

The 30-year-old worker’s injuries were not considered life-threatening. Investigators were trying to determine why the animal fell from the hook at a Cargill Inc. facility in Milwaukee, WI.

Bongarde Editorial

Bongarde Editorial

Leave Comment

Sign up to our FREE Safety & HCM newsletter