STOUGHTON, Sask. – An oil rig worker has been fined $2,030 after causing a coworker to be seriously hurt near Stoughton, Sask.
A worker was seriously injured on Jan. 12, 2013, when he was pinned between pieces of pipe being put onto a loader.
Donovan Belisle has pleaded guilty to violating Occupational Health and Safety rules, specifically operating a vehicle at a place of work, not having a clear view of where he was driving and proceeding before he knew it was safe.
He was fined $1,450 with a $580 surcharge.
The Canadian Press