Fatal Electrical Incident Results in Charges Against Roofing Company

Two workers died and three others suffered various injuries resulting from an electrical contact. As a result, the roofing company was charged with three safety offences, alleging that it failed to provide a safe workplace and equipment that’s without risk to the workers; to maintain a safe distance from conductors; and to get assurance from the owner of the power system when a safe distance from the conductors can’t be maintained [Dunrite Roofing Ltd., Govt. News Release, Aug. 15, 2016].