Worker Killed By Robot At Volkswagen Plant

Not the first (earliest report I could find is [from 1981](, certainly not the last. _A technician has died from injuries inflicted by a robot at a Volkswagen plant near Kassel, Germany. The technician was in the process of installing the robot with a colleague when he was struck in the chest by it and pressed against a metal plate, according to the Financial Times. The technician later died from the injuries._


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