Incidents

The impact of workplace incidents and fatalities can be devastating to families, workplaces and communities. The following postings are intended to raise awareness of workplace hazards, fatal incidents and occupational health and safety resources to help prevent similar incidents from occurring.

The incidents and fatalities listed have occurred in regulated workplaces. Please note that at the time of publishing on this page, serious injuries and fatalities may still be under investigation and therefore no conclusions have been made as to root causes. These postings are developed with the intention of safeguarding the privacy of those involved and the integrity of accident investigations and possible legal proceedings.

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  • Nature of injury: Multiply injuries
    Industry: Construction
    Job Type: Owner
    Date: December 22, 2023
    Description: Worker fell going up a ladder, causing injury to their wrist, eye socket and pelvis.

  • Nature of injury: Amputation
    Industry: Manufacturing
    Job Type: Cleaner
    Date: December 18, 2023
    Description: Worker's hand got struck in the rollers and had to be amputated.

  • Nature of injury: Head trauma
    Industry: Excavation and snow removal contractor
    Job Type: Employee
    Date: December 1, 2023
    Description: While loading a tractor on a trailer; the worker slipped and fell approx. 10 feet.

  • Nature of injury: Head trauma
    Industry: Construction
    Job Type: Labourer
    Date: November 30, 2023
    Description: Worker fell from a ladder.

  • Nature of injury: Fatality
    Industry: Machine shop
    Job Type: Welder
    Date: November 27, 2023
    Description: Metal stabilizer door fell on worker.

  • Nature of injury: Near miss
    Industry: Construction
    Job Type: Labourer
    Date: November 27, 2023
    Description: Truss system collapsed on project site.

  • Nature of injury: Fatality
    Industry: Automotive
    Job Type: Mechanic
    Date: November 4, 2023
    Description: Truck was running and the exhaust was not vented outside.

  • Nature of injury: Fracture(s)
    Industry: Construction
    Job Type: Carpenter
    Date: October 30, 2023
    Description: Worker fell from third floor to the first floor onto concrete while installing guardrails.

  • Nature of injury: Multiply injuries
    Industry: Construction
    Job Type: Foreman
    Date: October 30, 2023
    Description: Worker was working on an electrical panel when an arc flash occurred, causing burns to their wrist and top of hand.

  • Nature of injury: Multiply injuries
    Industry: Construction
    Job Type: Labourer
    Date: October 25, 2023
    Description: Worker was injured when they jumped in the a trench , and it collapsed.

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