Employer, Supervisor and Worker Face OHS Charges


A worker was injured at the Iqaluit landfill on April 18, 2016 when a garbage truck drove over him. As a result, the WSCC filed charges against the employer, a supervisor and a worker under the Nunavut Safety Act and the OHS Regulations, including failing to maintain an establishment in such a manner as to ensure the health and safety of persons [The City of Iqaluit, Keith Baines and Ben Kovic Jr., Govt. News Release, Jan. 30, 2017].