Bc Sawmill Explosion

WorkSafe Inspecting 150 Sawmills

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.31.2013 | Canada British Columbia

RICHMOND, B.C. - Inspectors are heading back to 150 B.C. sawmills over the next three months to ensure the operations are doing everything possible to...

Pipe Explodes At Northern B.C. Mill

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.22.2013 | Canada British Columbia

PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. - One person has suffered what are believed to be minor burns in an explosion and small fire at the Carrier Lumber mill near Princ...

Crown To Decide On Sawmill Explosions Charges

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.29.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Health and safety investigators are asking B.C. Crown counsel to review its investigation into deadly explosions at two sawmills. WorkSafeBC finish...

As The Smoke Clears, Mill Workers Ask 'What Now?'

CP | Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.22.2012 | Canada

BURNS LAKE, B.C. - Family members of two mill workers struggled Sunday against concluding their loved ones were likely killed in an explosion and fire...

At Least 19 Injured In B.C. Sawmill Explosion

CP | Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.22.2012 | Canada

BURNS LAKE, B.C. - Workers were forced to jump from the second-storey as their colleagues on the ground fought desperately to push their way in to res...

Two Presumed Dead In B.C. Mill Explosion

CBC | Posted 03.22.2012 | Canada

Two people are unaccounted for after a fire and explosion tore through a sawmill east of Burns Lake, B.C., on Friday, officials confirmed...