May 7, 2014 1:45 pm

Saskatoon company fined $30K after tractor falls on worker

A Saskatoon company was fined over $30,000 in provincial court after a tractor fell on a worker causing serious injuries.

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SASKATOON – A Saskatoon company pleaded guilty in provincial court last week after an employee was seriously injured in a workplace accident.

T & L Den Brok Enterprises Inc. was charged under occupational health and safety (OHS) legislation for the incident which occurred in April 2012.

A tractor fell on a worker when the jack failed during a tire change in Yorkton, Sask.

The company pleaded guilty to failure to ensure the health and welfare at work of an employee and did thereby caused a serious injury and was fined $30,800.

Three additional charges were stayed.

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