Family confirms worker shocked at future Edmonton-area Amazon warehouse has died

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted February 19, 2020 2:30 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A worker who suffered an electric shock at the site of a future Amazon warehouse…

Family of woman killed in Alberta workplace incident hopes charges will help healing process

Two years ago to the day, a 21-year-old woman was killed in a workplace incident while working on a large riding lawn mower in a small eastern Alberta village. After learning just days ago that charges have been laid in…

Alberta village facing 7 OHS charges after woman killed by falling lawn mower in 2017

The village of Dewberry has been charged with seven offences under Alberta’s Occupational Health and Safety laws in connection with a 2017 workplace death. On June 14, 2017, a 21-year-old woman died from injuries she sustained while working on a…

RCMP responds to workplace fatality in northwestern Alberta

Police officers and personnel with Alberta Occupational Health and Safety responded to a workplace death in northwestern Alberta, a spokesperson for the RCMP said on Tuesday evening. Details about the victim and what happened were not disclosed but the spokesperson…

Workplace death at Suncor’s Fort Hills oilsands site

April 30 2019 7:02am A workplace death investigation is underway after a man who worked for Ledcor construction died on the job at the Fort Hills oilsands site in northern Alberta on Monday. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id…

Worker dead after workplace incident at northern Alberta oilsands site

An investigation is underway after a worker died following an incident at the Fort Hills oilsands site in northern Alberta on Monday. A spokesperson for the construction firm Ledcor told Global News one of its employees was the person killed.…

‘Today we mourn, but tomorrow we fight’: Albertans honour 162 workers who died in 2018

Albertans marked the International Day of Mourning on Sunday, commemorating 162 workers who died in 2018 while highlighting the need for safer and healthier practices to protect employees. Edmonton Names, ages and causes of death — respiratory disease, trauma, cancer…

Fourth Alberta workplace fatality in 8 days

The Occupational Health and Safety department has confirmed a fourth workplace-related death in Alberta this month. The most recent death happened Monday at a recreational vehicle dealership in Spruce Grove, when a 57-year-old man was fatally injured, according to OHS.…

Man killed in northern Alberta workplace incident: RCMP

Alberta Occupational Health and Safety have been notified after a 31-year-old man was killed in a workplace incident in the northern part of the province Sunday night. In a news release issued on Monday, the RCMP said its officers and…