On This Day in 1984
A die-cast operator in Jackson, Mich., is pinned by a hydraulic Unimate robot, dies five days later. Incident is the first documented case in the U.S. of a robot killing a human.
- Union Communication Services
US labour news headlines from LabourStart
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• Retire Scabby the Rat? Say it ain't so!
• Maryland lawmakers propose raising state's minimum wage.