Another life claimed at Chattanooga's Wrigley candy factory

A 54-year-old man died on the job Tuesday at Chattanooga's Wrigley Manufacturing plant. This is the second employee death at this plant in the last 16 months.
photo A 54-year-old man died on the job Tuesday at Chattanooga's Wrigley Manufacturing plant. This is the second employee death at this plant in the last 16 months.

Past TOSHA citations at Wrigley

* 2015: Investigation opened into the death of Wallace Scarbro * 2013: Cited in general duty, machine guarding, flammable liquids, portable fire extinguishers, general requirements for machines, hand and portable equipment, general requirements, wiring methods and use of equipment - fined $8,575 * 2005: Cited for failing to provide adequate first aid training and anchoring fixed machinery - fined $400 Source: Tennessee Occupational Safety and Health Administration

On Tuesday, Chattanooga's Wrigley Manufacturing plant cemented its status as the most dangerous candy factory of its type when a 54-year-old man died on the job -- the second employee death there within the last 16 months.

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