MISSISSAUGA — A worker was critically injured after being hit by a front end loader at a Mississauga worksite on Friday, Sept. 7.
The incident occurred on Century Avenue near Argentia Road mid afternoon. The front end loader was being operated at a construction site when it rolled backwards, injuring the worker, the Ministry of Labour said.
A ministry inspector attended the scene and issued several orders to Lakeside Contracting Company Limited, the constructor of the project and the employer of the injured worker. The ministry issued one order to post the Notice of Project, one requirement to secure the scene and two requirements for documentation.
The worker was taken to hospital for treatment. The investigation continues.