Aug. 29: Two Workers Die in Separate Incidents
The BC Coroners Service confirmed the identity of two workers who died in separate incidents. Ryan Burch died on Aug. 26 as the result of an incident on a logging cutblock site. Shane Gorner, aged 19, died on Aug. 28 in an industrial incident at a manufacturing plant. The BC Coroners Service and WorkSafeBC are investigating both fatalities.