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Tuesday, September 14

Offshore workers overcome by gas

Owen Sound Sun Times "The Ministry of Labour Monday to investigate the deaths of two Jamaican men killed in an accident at Filsinger's Organic Foods & Orchards on Grey Road 9 near Ayton.
The men were attempting to fix a pump for an apple cider vat on Friday morning when they were overcome by gas, said Matt Blajer, a spokesman for the Ministry of Labour.
'They were removed from the vat with vital signs absent. Emergency Medical Services, police attended. The workers were revived and taken to Hanover hospital and we were later advised the workers succumbed,' Blajer said.
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