July 13: Three Workers Die in Two Days


The Coroners Service and WorkSafeBC are investigating the deaths of three workers in separate workplace incidents over two days:

  • One worker died while working at a cement plant when a large amount of gravel fell on him from a cement truck.
  • Another died the next day while working on a road construction project. He was struck by a construction vehicle.
  • The third worker was taking part in demolition work at a site when a steel structure collapsed on top of him.