Jan. 31: Three Safety Incidents in Four Days


The province experienced three workplace safety incidents in four days:

  • An industrial crane driver was travelling on the highway when the crane slid off the road and over an embankment. The driver died from his injuries.
  • Two days later, a 20-year-old worker was taken to the hospital with unknown injuries after a collision between a forklift and a vehicle in the company yard.
  • Then the roof of an automotive shop collapsed due to snow. Fortunately, there were no injuries to the few people inside.