Increase comes as truck sales grow 11% to total 1,087,581 units, while cars slipped slightly; Ford claims top sales title.
Worker got arm trapped between the moving line and the stationary power platform trying to prevent a shut down.
APMA-led project meets growing demand for automotive technology convergence.
Overall Canadian sales were 105,693 vehicles for the month, up from 103,226 in February 2013.
Sales of the Canadian-made RAV4 SUV jump 221.4%.
Potential problems with airbags and wipers in 2006 to 2012 models cited.
Automakers post best sales year since 2002 as Canadians bought nearly 1.7 million vehicles.