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Man fatally pinned by machine in Milwaukee

Posted on June 9, 2014 1:15 pm under Workplace Injury

A worker was recently found dead inside a construction and cement firm in Milwaukee, TMJ4 reported on May 22.

According to police, Greenfield resident Stephen Rauth died while performing maintenance on a concrete mixing tower at around 1:00 a.m. inside the Nuvo facility. Rauth’s coworkers reportedly attempted to contact him via radio, but they noticed he was not responding. Later, a supervisor found his body crushed by a machine. According to Nuvo manager Nicholas Rivecca, Stephen’s work responsibility includes the inspection of malfunctioning or defective machines and oversight of production. Police continue to investigate the details surrounding the fatal industrial accident.

A memorial fund to benefit Rauth’s family has been established at Citizens Bank of Mukwonago.

The lawyers at Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® send their deepest condolences to the family and friends suffering from this great loss.