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Roofer Fined $105,252 for Fall Protection Violation

WorkSafeBC inspectors noticed 2 workers performing waterproofing work while standing on a narrow temporary work platform at an elevation of about 4 m (13 ft.) without using personal fall protection. As a result, they hit the employer with a fine of $105,252 for a repeat and high-risk violation [Villa Roofing & Sheet Metal Ltd.].