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07/10/2014 07:09 EDT | Updated 09/09/2014 05:59 EDT

Calgary company fined after worker falls through floor at Saskatchewan dam

ESTEVAN, Sask. - A Calgary company has been fined several thousand dollars after a worker fell through the floor at a job site at the Boundary Dam in Saskatchewan.

The worker fell five metres through a hole in the floor at the Boundary Dam's carbon capture project near Estevan on Jan. 22, 2013.

Sulzer Chemtech Canada Inc. pleaded guilty to failing to ensure that any opening or hole was securely covered and/or protected.

One other charge against the company was stayed.

The company was fined $10,000 with a $4,000 surcharge.

(CJME)

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