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Contractor killed in northern Ontario

Jan. 9, 2015 – Few details are known about a Green Acres Contracting employee who was killed while working in the Trout Lake Forest this week.

A statement was released by Kevin Edgson, CEO of EACOM Timber Corporation, regarding the tragic death:

“EACOM Timber Corporation is deeply saddened today by the news that Paul Campeau, an employee of Green Acres Contracting, lost his life this week while sanding roads in the Trout Lake Forest. We extend our sincerest sympathy to Paul's family, friends and loved ones during this very difficult time.

Our hearts also go out to the team at Green Acres, a local family operation based in Red Lake, Ontario, and an important contractor to EACOM's Ear Falls, Ontario operations. EACOM is committed to providing Green Acres and the Ontario Ministry of Labour with its full support as part of the ongoing accident investigation.”

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