Worker dies in fall near Alessandria

(ANSA) – ROME, OCT 13 – A 54-year-old Italian factory worker
died in a fall near Alessandria on Tuesday night, sources said
after finding his body on Wednesday morning.
The man was found dead at the IBL factory, a firm at Coniolo
Monferrato that produces wood panelling.
The victim, originally from Vercelli, cut wood for the firm.
Police said he may have had a heart attack and fallen three
metres from the catwalk he was walking along, or may have just
fallen and hit his head, causing a fatal injury.
An autopsy has been ordered.
Italy is enduring a spate of workplace deaths which have rouses
union protests and spurred government action. (ANSA).