Mother, 22, killed in factory accident

Luana D'Orazio's death spurs calls to up workplace safety

(ANSA) - PRATO, MAY 4 - A 22-year-old Italian mother has died in a factory accident in Italy, spurring calls for moves to raise workplace safety.
    Luana D'Orazio was snagged by the gears of a textile machine and crushed to death on Monday.
    She left behind a small daughter.
    The accident took place at Oste di Montemurlo near Prato in Tuscany.
    The centre-left Democratic Party (PD) on Tuesday called for a commission of inquiry into workplace deaths after a string of such incidents.
    The centrist Italia Viva (IV) party said a "paradigm shift" was needed to increase workplace safety. (ANSA).


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