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Parker Canada Holding Co., a Nova Scotia company carrying on business as Parker Hannifin Canada, which manufactures tubing and hosing, has been fined $80,000 after a worker was injured. In November 2012, at the company’s Fergus plant, a worker was using an extruder, which takes tubing up on a “bulk winder” spool. The tubing was […]
St. Joseph’s Health Care London has been fined $50,000 after a nurse was injured while providing medication to a patient in a hospital room. On May 5, 2013, the nurse was administering medication to a patient. As she left the bedside, the nurse lost balance and fell; a foot had become entangled in a cable […]
At Thunder Bay provincial court on April 4, Terrace Bay Pulp Inc. pleaded guilty to charges related to a deadly industrial accident in 2011. Justice Joyce Pelletier fined the company $275,000. Terrace Bay Pulp Inc. had been charged after an explosion that killed a worker at its mill in northern Ontario in 2011. The company […]