On February 4th, a faller was fatally injured when a tree uphill from where he was working uprooted and struck him. read more »
On January 27th, a worker was fatally injured while he was doing maintenance on a small sawmill in Lumby, BC. read more »
On January 30th, a worker at a Kelowna sawmill drowned after the boom boat he was operating sank. read more »
This review was undertaken as part of the mandate of the BC Forest Safety Ombudsman, specifically as part of the Office’s responsibility to “identify and make recommendations read more »
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