A grain bin accident that killed many workers is still under investigation at this time.

Other workers at the plant discussed their dangerous working conditions and how this accident has helped to shed light on what could happen if they are not careful.  The work can be back-breaking and the hours are very long, which is why most of the employees at the grain bin are young men.  Many of the workers that were killed in the grain bin explosion were under the age of 25.

The biggest risk of an explosion occurs when there is dust in the grain elevator. Precautions are taken in order to minimize the risk of an explosions such as wearing protective clothing and making sure that the plant is as clean as possible. The cause of the elevator explosion is still underway at this time.

Workplace accidents can cause serious injury for  anyone involved. This is why it is important that equipment functions properly because a malfunction can have devastating affects. Our thoughts are with the friends and family of the victims in the explosion at this time.