AJAX — A worker has died after falling from the roof of a distribution centre under construction.
The incident happened mid-morning on Thursday, March 7, at the Gordon Food Services site at Salem and Ringer roads in Ajax.
The Ministry of Labour reported the worker fell through an opening in a roof. The employer is KPL Construction Incorporated and the constructor is Maple Reinders Construction Incorporated.
Ministry inspectors attended the scene and required Maple Reinders to document the incident, not to disturb the scene and collect equipment.
The ministry's investigation is ongoing.