Three Kansas Workers Injured In Industrial Accident
Posted By Meyerkord & Meyerkord, LLC
Three Kansas workers have been injured at a steel fabrication supplier in an
industrial accident just northeast of Hutchinson. According to the Reno County Sheriff's
Office, three people were hurt when a pressurized water tank exploded.
The industrial accident happened on Thursday at Wifco Steel Products.
Officials report one of the workers is in critical condition at a Wichita
hospital. The other two workers are in fair condition, and one was released
from the hospital.
The Wifco Steel Products has not made a public statement, but the accident
is under investigation by the Federal agency, OSHA. According to their
website, Wifco Steel Products Inc is a steel fabrication supplier of tanks,
industrial stairways, and walkway. The supplier is located at 8003 Medora
Rd, Hutchinson, KS 67502. No further details have been released, and the
identities of the victims are unknown.
Even with strict safety oversight by OSHA, hundreds of workers are injured
in industrial accidents across this country. Many times, these workplace
accidents are preventable and are a result of negligence. If you are a
hurting victim, recovering from a preventable and unfortunate industrial
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