Man traps hand in Kobusch factory machine
- 28 April 2013
- From the section Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland
A 57-year-old man has been taken to hospital with severe injuries after trapping his hand in machinery at a factory in West Lothian.
The accident happened at the Kobusch UK packaging company at the Brucefield Industrial Estate, Livingston, at about 14:25 on Saturday.
Workplace engineers released the man's hand by putting the machine into reverse.
He was given medication by paramedics before being taken to hospital.