Lafarge CanadaOctober 13, 2017 

A contract worker received an electrical shock after coming into direct contact with 47,500 volts of electricity. The power supply to the device was not disconnected, locked out of service and tagged before any work was done, contrary to Ontario Regulation 851/90 (the Industrial Establishments Regulation) and the Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA).

Date of Offence: March 2, 2016

  Date of Conviction: October 12, 2017, by Justice of the Peace Donna I. Doelman in Provincial Offences Court/Ontario Court of Justice, 97 Thomas Street East, Napanee, Ontario; Crown Counsel Jai Dhar

  Penalty Imposed