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: Fatality
    Industry: Automotive
    Job Type: Mechanic
    Date: October 25, 2023
    Description: Worker was crushed by the loader truck.

  • Nature of injury: Cuts and lacerations
    Industry: Manufacturing
    Job Type: Machine operator
    Date: October 24, 2023
    Description: Worker was struck in the neck, striking an artery when the punch broke from a tooling machine.

  • Nature of injury: Fracture(s)
    Industry: Construction
    Job Type: Site Manager
    Date: October 24, 2023
    Description: Worker fell from the 3rd floor when the temporary stairs collapsed.

  • Nature of injury: Near miss
    Industry: Construction
    Job Type: Driver
    Date: October 16, 2023
    Description: Driver did not lower the trailer before entering the roadway and struck the power lines.

  • Nature of injury: Multiply injuries
    Industry: Construction
    Job Type: Labourer
    Date: October 12, 2023
    Description: Two workers fell 16 feet when bracing failed.

  • Nature of injury: Severe injury
    Industry: Construction
    Job Type: Roofer
    Date: September 25, 2023
    Description: Worker fell from an unguarded scaffold while unloading shingles from a pallet to a roof.

  • Nature of injury: Cuts and lacerations
    Industry: Food manufacturing
    Job Type: Labourer
    Date: September 24, 2023
    Description: Worker’s arm got caught while cleaning the rollers.

  • Nature of injury: Fracture(s)
    Industry: Manufacturing
    Job Type: Labourer
    Date: September 19, 2023
    Description: Worker’s arm and hair got caught in the screener (roller) drive.

  • Nature of injury: No Injuries
    Industry: Recycling
    Job Type: Labourer
    Date: September 14, 2023
    Description: Fire in recycling yard.

  • Nature of injury: Strains, sprains and tears
    Industry: Plumbing
    Job Type: Technician
    Date: September 5, 2023
    Description: Worker fell 12 feet from a roof while working on an HVAC unit, causing a sprained ankle.

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