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Fines, Injuries, and Fatalities in the Workplace

Headlines from Occupational Health and Safety:

  • Newfoundland meat plant owner charged after worker loses fingers
     – The company failed to ensure proper training & procedures were in place.
  • Supervisor fined, charges against four others dropped in Ontario farm fatalities
    – In a supervisory role, you are equally at risk for fines – not just the company.
  • Nothing to gain in Saskatchewan gas line explosion inquest: chief coroner
    – it’s important to note an inquest is only a tool to help provide all the facts, not to place legal blame.
  • PEI worker injured in crane accident
    –  An Occupational Health and Safety spokesman confirmed the incident is under investigation but could not provide further details.
  • Emergency procedures not taken in Saskatchewan CO poisoning
    – The report into the leak at St. Mary’s Villa in Humboldt cites six contraventions of Occupational Health and Safety rules.



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