Posts Categorized As: Excavations

Blog Post #1338 – Construction Worker Killed


Excerpt from the OH&S Canada magazine (November 2015)

The RCMP and the Saskatchewan Ministry of Labour Relations and Workplace Safety are investigating the death of a male construction worker just west of Fort Qu’Appelle on October 21, 2015.

Blog Post #1270 – Worker’s Death in Oshawa Results in $125,000 Fine for Concord Contractor

Excerpt from the government of Ontario’s ‘Newsroom’

 A worker, employed by Orin Contractors Corp. of Concord, Ontario, a contractor providing municipal construction. was killed when the scoop bucket attachment on an excavator fell on the worker. A hydraulic coupler attached to the excavator was operated in a manner that was not in accordance with the bucket attachment procedure in the operating manual.

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