It got caught in the roller of the machinery she was working on, which dragged her into killing her. So it is Luana D’Orazio died at 22, mom of a 5 year old child. Originally from Pistoia, where he lived with his parents and brother, for about a year he had been working in a textile company in the district of Prato, a Host of Montemurlo. The accident occurred on the morning of Monday, May 3, while the young woman he was working on the warper, the machine that allows you to prepare the vertical structure of the canvas which constitutes the weft of the fabric. Next to her was a colleague, turned from behind: when he turned around he saw what had happened, but reported that “he had not heard cries for help”.
The alarm went off immediately, as well as the brigade arrived on the spot, carabinieri and health, but relief efforts were in vain. The Public Prosecutor of Prato has opened a investigation dossier to clarify “what went wrong in the machinery, including the photocell security “, explained the chief prosecutor, Giuseppe Nicolosi. At the moment, according to what theAnsa from investigative sources, there are two suspects. The inscriptions would be related to the technical checks who are also concentrating on evaluating the functioning of the safety devices of the warper in which the young worker got stuck. The machinery was placed under seizure. “We have received the findings and in the next few hours we will appoint experts for the technical checks on the documents collected by the judicial police,” added Nicolosi. “Hopefully we can perform soon too the autopsy on the body of the young woman – he concluded – for which we have already given a mandate ”.
Between Prato and Pistoia is the second fatal injury in a textile company this year: on February 2 Sabri Jaballah, 23, had lost his life crushed by a press in Montale. Also i remember the tragedy continues trade unions CGIL, CISL and UIL of Prato, which they have decided to proclaim 4 hours of strike for Friday 7 May: “One cannot fail to note that even today people die for the same reasons and in the same way as fifty years ago: for the crushing in a machine, due to a fall from a roof – they underline in a note -. Nothing seems to have changed, despite the technological development of machinery and safety systems. It is as if technology stops at the threshold of factories and large rooms. Where people continue to die and where, too often, security continues to be considered only a cost“.
“” We must invest in the future of Young people offering them the possibility of a job dignified and safe – say Cgil, Cisl and Uil of Prato – It is inadmissible that today we fall in the workplace like 50 years ago. With technology that has made great strides we must be able to guarantee minimum safety standards. It is a commitment that calls us all to the highest sense of responsibility ”. In conjunction with the strike, a presidio in square of the Prisons in Prato from 10 to 12.
The mayor of Montemurlo is said to be “dismayed”, Simone Calamai: “Covid and pandemic risk making us lose sight of the problem of deaths at work”. Of “a great sense of injustice, of anger and immense pain” speaks Alessandro Tomasi, mayor of Pistoia, whose thoughts “go to the mother and father of this girl, to the little son she leaves and to her brother”. “You cannot die on the job at any age,” the governor said Eugenio Giani according to which this tragedy “calls once again to everyone’s responsibility”. “To die like this is not acceptable,” said the secretary general of the UIL Pierpaolo Bombardieri, “Another tragedy that grieves us, that’s enough”, the comment of the CISL secretary general Luigi Sbarra.