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News Manufacturing General
September 21, 2020  

Printer fined after worker injured while cleaning press

Imprimeries Transcontinental fined $60,000 for failing to ensure the worker was informed, trained to safely operate the printing press.

News Manufacturing General
October 16, 2019  

Worker injury leads to $45,000 fine for Guelph manufacturer

Fell off a boom truck at Skyjack plant, sustained critical injuries.

News Manufacturing General
August 15, 2019  

Critical injury results in $50,000 fine for Kitchener manufacturer

Worker was pinned between two rollers while a printing machine was operating.

News Chemicals Manufacturing General Production
May 9, 2019  

Chemical plant worker’s permanent injury results in $100,000 fine

Employee fell into a blow-moulding machine while checking for an exhaust blockage.

News Manufacturing General Production
March 26, 2019  

CS Wind Canada fined $60,000 for worker injury at Windsor plant

Guilty plea for not providing instruction on a safe procedure for cutting wind tower sections.

News Food & Beverage General
July 30, 2018  

Ammonia leak at Wisconsin food plant sends workers to hospitals

15 people taken to hospital.

News Manufacturing General
June 26, 2018  

Bolton manufacturer assessed $60,000 fine for worker injury

Clothing caught on fire from sparks while cutting steel beams using a grinder.

News Manufacturing General
January 10, 2018  

Brampton roofing manufacturer fined $65,000 after worker injury

Company pleads guilt to failing to ensure a guarding device was in place on the machine.

News General
December 6, 2017  

Bruce Power fined $110K for worker injury at Lake Huron nuclear plant

Failed as an employer to acquaint the worker with the hazards related to trapped hydrogen.

News General Production
September 20, 2017  

Ontario WSIB lowering average rates 3% for 2018

$760 million to remain in the Ontario economy following latest cut.

Feature Manufacturing Business Operations General
August 23, 2017  

Injury and wellness: what are employers spending on prevention?

The Institute for Work and Health is conducting a comprehensive study that aims to find benchmarks across sectors.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
June 14, 2017  

Bottle maker fined $100K after worker sustains permanent injury

Hand crushed against a machine shaft when a a bottle mould opened unexpectedly.

News Manufacturing General Operations Production
August 3, 2016  

Cambodian garment workers injured in truck crash

33 injuries have been reported, 12 of which are listed as critical.

News Energy Oil & Gas General Production
June 10, 2016  

Worker in hospital following injury at Regina Co-op oil refinery

Hot diesel sprayed onto the worker’s calves.

News Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General Operations Production
August 21, 2015  

Metro Paper Industries fined $75K for 2013 worker injury

The worker broke one finger and lost part of another while conducting repairs at Toronto plant.