Jose Melena

(credit: CBS)

Bumble Bee Foods, Plant Managers Charged With Worker’s Death Inside Sterilization Oven

Bumble Bee Foods and two others face charges of causing the 2012 death of an employee who became trapped inside an industrial oven at the company’s Santa Fe Springs plant.

04/27/2015

Jose Melena was killed Thursday at the Bumble Bee tuna plant in Santa Fe Springs. (credit: the Melena family)

President Of Bumble Bee Foods Pens Open Letter About Tuna Plant Worker’s Death

The president and CEO of Bumble Bee Foods has posted an open letter Friday, expressing the company’s shock and sadness at the death of an employee at a plant in Santa Fe Springs.

10/19/2012

Tuna factory worker Jose Malena was killed on the job last week. (credit: the Malena family)

Tuna Worker Cooked To Death On The Job Identified

Friends and family gathered Sunday evening to mourn the loss of a tuna factory worker killed in an accident at a processing plant last week.

10/14/2012

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Worker Dies After Being Cooked In Tuna Plant Oven

Authorities say a 62-year-old employee was cooked to death at a Southern California seafood plant for tuna maker Bumble Bee Foods

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/12/2012