Fatality in wood drying kiln leads to $225,000 fine
Wood flooring manufacturer failed to ensure an employee door could be opened from inside the kiln once the door latched closed.
Worker’s fatal injuries result in $150,000 fine for metal processor
Employee caught in the pinch point of a roller conveyor while it was operating.
Calgary cement plant worker dies following accident
Lehigh Hanson Canada said in a statement the worker was struck by a concrete block.
Worker’s death in tank container results in $105,000 fine
Oakville company pleads guilty to having an inadequate written plan for work in confined spaces.
Ontario manufacturer fined for factory accident that left child dead
Worker’s child died after being crushed by a pile of bundled steel tubes that collapsed.
Uber suspends self-driving car tests in Toronto and elsewhere after pedestrian death
Woman walking outside a crosswalk in Phoenix suburb hit by vehicle in autonomous mode.
Nexen Energy pleads not guilty in oil sands explosion that killed two workers
Men were doing maintenance inside a hydrogen compressor building at the Long Lake upgrader when the explosion occurred.
Metal fabricator fined $125,000 for death of worker
Killed while lifting conveyor frames with a crane to place on support structure.
Saskatoon’s Shercom Industries fined $420,000 in teen worker’s death
Company failed to have systems and maintenance at the plant that ensure health, safety, welfare of workers.
2 workers killed, 1 hurt in Texas gas pipeline accident
Killed from sudden pressure release as they were repairing a pipeline.
Encore Steel fined $75,000 for worker fatality
Mishap occurred while loading steel beams on a truck.