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WorkSafeBC says Quesnel mill explosion could have been “catastrophic and deadly”

March 14, 2016 - According to a recent report from CBC, Al Johnson, vice-president of prevention field services for WorkSafeBC stated that the fire and explosion that took place on March 9 at West Fraser’s MDF mill in Quesnel, B.C could have been “catastrophic and deadly.”

Johnson told reports that wood dust has not been ruled out as a possible reason for the explosion but no conclusions have been drawn as of yet.

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March 14, 2016
By Andrew Snook


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