by , on January 19, 2011

The victim was discovered by another employee of Wal-Mart and was rushed to the hospital where he was pronounced dead. Police suspect that the victim was using a buffing machine that may have had an electrical defect in the cord.  WorkSafe NB is investigating the cause.

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Hugh Hoagland
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Hugh Hoagland is the foremost tester of clothing and PPE exposed to electrical arcs and is an arc flash expert. Read more about Hugh.

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