Workers pinned by 1,000 pound safe at Whole Foods Market

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) - Two people were transported to the hospital from Whole Foods Market in the 1600 block of Brentwood Boulevard.  Private  contractors were moving a 1,000 pound safe when they lost control and it pinned two workers down.

Minor injuries were sustained.

 

10 comments

  • Ashley

    Maybe if you read the actual blurb correctly you’d understand that they weren’t whole foods workers. They were private contractors that most likely belonged to the company they rent the safe from. I’m sure they have their own safety precautions and I doubt whole food’s job is to worry about the private contractor’s job.

  • Ed

    Maybe had they spent the money to hire a professional safe and vault company, with the proper experience and equipment, this wouldn’t have happened.

    • William

      You are correct. United Van Lines /Fry Wagner. contract employees. Looks like everyone was going to be okay. I work for Atlas Van Lines/ Daniels Moving & Storage. We have a lot of friends that work there.

  • Johna9

    Howdy just wanted to give you a quick heads up. The words in your article seem to be running off the screen in Ie. dbgecababadb

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