Worker death at Hinton pulp mill under investigation: OHS

A scaffolding contract worker died while working at the West Fraser Mills Hinton pulp mill site on Oct. 5, 2020. (West Fraser Mills)

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An investigation is ongoing following the death of a worker at a Hinton, Alta. pulp mill on Monday that prompted a stop work order for a scaffolding contractor.

A spokesperson for the province's ministry of labour and immigration confirmed in an email that a worker fatality at the West Fraser Mills Hinton site was reported to Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) on the evening of Oct. 5th. 


Source: CBC News


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