Sawmill Explosion


Sawmill Company Speaks Out

BURNS LAKE, B.C. - The company that owns a British Columbia sawmill destroyed by an explosion and fire in January 2012 says there was no way for it to have known about the hazards linked to combustibl...

WorkSafe Inspecting 150 Sawmills

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 reduce the buildup of potentially explosive wood...

Destroyed B.C. Sawmill To Be Rebuilt

BURNS LAKE, B.C. - Politicians and businessmen are celebrating the decision to rebuild a British Columbia sawmill that had fuelled the economy of a small northern town, but at least one former worker...