Ottawa, Canada – A construction worker was injured while he was working at a construction site on the Claridge, Preston Street.
The accident happened Friday, March 23, about 2.00 p.m. When the construction worker fell three meters from a scaffolding and lost consciousness.
The construction worker was rescued with a crane and was taken to the hospital.
Ottawa police said: “the man had minor injuries and has since left the hospital”.
The Ministry of Labour ordered work to stop Friday after a man fell three metres from a concrete forming panel at a Claridge construction site on Preston Street — the same site where a worker died two years ago:https://t.co/4lpQbamhlL#FallProtection #WorkplaceSafety #Fall pic.twitter.com/kaR75QgSSb
— FallProtectionDist (@fall_pd) March 26, 2018
His identity hasn’t been released to the media.