July 12: Worker Electrocuted on Boom Lift
A 26-year-old man was electrocuted by a power line while working on a boom lift. He’d been trying to help a 17-year-old male who was in the boom lift. The young worker had minor injuries and declined treatment. SaskPower was notified and grounded the power lines. The provincial coroner as well as Occupational Health and Safety are investigating.