Worker at landfill site dies buried under ton of plastic

Yet another tragic work accident has been registered in Portugal this week, this time at the Amarsul landfill site in Seixal. A 45-year-old worker died after being buried under a ton of plastic. He was understood to have been unloading the plastic from a truck. Quite how he came to be buried has not been explained. Setúbal TV reports that the accident happened at 9.40pm on Monday.