Worker dead after falling at Oakville construction site
Police tape is shown in a file photo. (CP24)
Katherine DeClerq, CTV News Toronto
Published Thursday, October 18, 2018 12:51PM EDT
Last Updated Thursday, October 18, 2018 12:52PM EDT
A worker has died after falling from a lift on a construction site in Oakville, according to Ontario’s Ministry of Labour.
The ministry was notified of the incident on Wednesday.
According to a spokesperson for the Ministry of Labour, the site constructor was Crystal Homes (Harvest Hills) Corporation, a company that builds family homes across Southern Ontario. The worker was an employee of Sanjak Aluminum Inc.
No further details have been provided about the victim or the fatal incident.
Two ministry inspectors attended the scene and ordered documentation from both the primary and secondary employers.
The investigation is ongoing.