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JSR employee killed in accident at synthetic rubber plant in Japan

1:08 AM MDT | July 24, 2014 | Deepti Ramesh

JSR (Tokyo) says that a 19-year-old employee of the company died in an accident on 23 July at the company’s synthetic rubber manufacturing facility at Yokkaichi, Japan. The accident occurred at 12:25 pm local time, and the employee was trapped in manufacturing equipment. The employee was transferred to a hospital, where he was later confirmed dead, JSR says. The cause of the accident is not yet known, and JSR is cooperating with relevant authorities on the investigation and will implement appropriate measures in line with authorities' instructions, the...

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