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Oakey abattoir worker to undergo more surgery

An abattoir worker who was seriously injured in a workplace accident at Oakey will undergo further surgery today.
The employee lost his foot when it became caught in a conveyor belt early yesterday morning
Manager Pat Gleeson told the ABC that Workplace Health and Safety officers are investigating the incident
"We are doing whatever we can to ensure that something like this never happens again. 
I've never seen anything like it and hopefully never to see it again.. for everyone it was devastating".