nail gun
Source: BrisbaneTimes.com.au

A man on a construction site in St Lucia was rushed to hospital after an accident with a nail gun. The nail penetrated the worker’s heart and he had to undergo emergency surgery and was placed in an induced coma.

The 45-year-old was rushed to the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital in a critical condition after he was shot with the nail gun just before midday on Thursday at Ironside Street,  St Lucia.

This is another reminder of the risks involved in nail gun use on construction sites and why safety training is so crucial.

Read more: http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/queensland/man-shot-in-the-heart-by-nail-gun-in-st-lucia-20151001-gjz0kw.html#ixzz3nXbKP81b

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