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News Manufacturing General
October 8, 2020  

Green Belting enters guilty plea and fined $60,000 for worker injury

Stacker was the wrong device for moving a heavy roll that tipped off the forks.

Feature Manufacturing General
July 21, 2020  

Working safest: Who’s responsible for what in the workplace

All stakeholders are accountable for their own welfare and those around them.

Feature Manufacturing General
June 4, 2020  

Working safe: Understanding employees’ health and safety rights

What you need to know about disclosing hazards, decisions that affect health and safety and refusing work.

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 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.

Feature Government Manufacturing General
February 13, 2018  

Managing the OHSA: Best practices for manufacturers

Protect workers while successfully responding to MOL inquiries

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 Government Manufacturing General
December 20, 2017  

Ontario increases maximum workplace safety fines

Rising from $500,000 to $1.5 million for corporations, $25,000 to $100,000 for an individual or unincorporated business.

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 Government Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance General Operations Production
April 5, 2017  

OSHA probe of boiler blast could take months

Three people were killed Apr. 3 when the van-sized boiler blew up at Loy-Lange Box Co. in St. Louis.

News Manufacturing General
April 3, 2017  

Three die, 4 hurt when boiler explodes in St. Louis box plant

Investigators were trying to pinpoint what caused the 1.5-ton cast iron boiler to blow up.

News Government Manufacturing General
March 16, 2015  

Chemical manufacturer fined $65Gs for worker injury

Canister explosion at Digital Specialty Chemicals inflicts second-degree burns.

News Manufacturing General
February 10, 2015  

Ontario safety blitz coming your way

Inspectors will targets slips, trips and falls.

News General Operations Production
September 10, 2014  

Ontario safety blitz targets material handling hazards

MOL inspectors will look at OHSA compliance from Sept. 15 to Oct. 26.

News Forestry Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
December 12, 2013  

Blount Canada fined $60,000 for injury during training

Worker suffered burns to the abdomen and legs from a bla1st of steam and hot water.