Yukon Workers' Compensation Health and Safety Board

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OHS Penalties

Fines can be issued when our OHS safety officers observe unsafe conditions in a workplace.

Month:
Industry:
Employer:

MINTO EXPLORATIONS LTD. was fined $2,500.00
Adequate measures were not in place to ensure that a truck could not go over the edge of the stock pile.
Date: 25/01/2018
Industry: 110 - Metal Mining
Location: Mine Site

MINTO EXPLORATIONS LTD. was fined $2,500.00
Proper blasting procedures were not followed by supervisors
Date: 25/01/2018
Industry: 110 - Metal Mining
Location: Mine Site

Supervisor was fined $750.00
Did not fulfill their First Line Supervisor's responsibilities
Date: 25/01/2018
Industry: 110 - Metal Mining
Location: Mine Site

Worker was fined $165.00
Equipment operator failed to maintain a berm on the low pox stockpile as per regulations
Date: 25/01/2018
Industry: 110 - Metal Mining
Location: Mine Site

OLD CROW RETAIL CO-OPERATIVE LIMITED was fined $250.00
Failure to provide notification of compliance by date requested
Date: 23/01/2018
Industry: 320 - Retail Sales
Location: Old Crow

WESTFAIR FOODS LTD. was fined $3,750.00
Safety switch on compactor was manually bypassed with a foreign object
Date: 05/01/2018
Industry: 320 - Retail Sales
Location: Whitehorse