September 1, 2017

Landscaper killed in workplace accident

An Elmsdale, Ont. man, Mark Lalonde, 38, sustained a fatal injury on Aug. 1 while cutting stone on a landscape jobsite in North Huntsville. According to the Ministry of Labour, inspectors and engineers were dispatched to the scene and made two orders. The first order was for the employer, Landscaping Muskoka, to provide documentation and the second order was toward the constructor (homeowners), related to filing documentation. The Ministry of Labour is still investigating.