Health and Safety Authority investigating accident at The Authentic Food Company
The Health and Safety Authority is investigating an accident at an industrial premises in Dundalk yesterday.
According to LMFM news, the emergency services were called to The Authentic Food Company, formerly Heinz, in the Finnabair Industrial Estate shortly after 4pm yesterday after a member of staff became entrapped after his overalls were pulled into machinery on site.
After being freed by the fire service, the man was taken to Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital for treatment on what is believed to have been an arm injury.
A spokesperson for the Health and Safety Authority told the station that they are aware of the incident and said an investigation was underway.