Killer Robot ~ A Reporter Named Sarah Connor Reports

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Here is the story, via the Telegraph:

Robot kills man at Volkswagen plant in Germany

A 22-year-old worker was grabbed by the robot and crushed against a metal plate

A robot has killed a man at a Volkswagen car factory in Germany.

The 22-year-old worker died from injuries he sustained when he was trapped by a robotic arm and crushed against a metal plate.

The man, who has not been named, was part of a team that was setting up the automated machinery at the factory in Kassel, north of Frankfurt, according to Volkswagen.

The robot in question is a mechanical arm that moves car parts into place, said Heiko Hillwig, a spokesman for the company….


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