Montreal-area news outlets have reported today that two tower workers were injured while decommissioning a tower in the Montreal area. According to the report, the two workers fell approximately 30 meter and suffered extensive injuries.
Minimal additional information has been confirmed about this incident, which reportedly occurred at around 9:15 a.m. EDT on August 16. STAC will be monitoring this situation to ensure that any urgent safety information is passed along to STAC Members in as timely a fashion as possible.
In the meantime, STAC is urging its members to please keep the two injured workers in your thoughts.
Read the original news report about this incident here: https://members.stacouncil.ca/two-workers-fall-from-a-hundred-feet/