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Prosecution Outcomes and Statistics

Below are the Occupational Health and Safety prosecutions, convictions, and acquittals under The Saskatchewan Employment Act and regulations. 

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1. Prosecution Statistics

Occupational Health and Safety Prosecution Statistics

Fiscal Year Prosecution Convictions Total Penalties Range of Penalties
2007-08 13 $65,540 $300 - $19,500
2008-09 16 $385,910 $700 - $234,000
2009-10 11 $468,520 $300 - $420,000
2010-11 52 $201,090 $200 - $22,400
2011-12 43 $262,460 $500 - $60,000
2012-13 13 $518,920 $400 - $420,000
2013-14 85 $647,200 $290 - $154,000
2014-15 55 $568,855 $720 - $280,000
2015-16 8 $777,140 $840 - $280,000
2016-17 25 $870,996 $2,100 - $140,000
2017-18 37 $1,411,930 $1,400 - $420,000
2018-19 19 $1,447,100 $2,100 - $490,000
2019-20 12 $1,664,500 $2,800 - $560,000
2020-21 21 $2,227,800 $4,900 - $575,000
2021-22 11 $1,545,600 $19,600 - $500,000
2022-23 10 $586,500 $7,000 - $175,000
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2. 2022-23 Fiscal Year

The table below contains information about prosecutions, convictions and acquittals under The Saskatchewan Employment Act and regulations for the current fiscal year, April 1, 2022, to March 31, 2023.

Employer (Company Name) Conviction Date Fine Violation
Industrial Machine & Manufacturing Inc. September 14, 2022 $50,000 Details
Bill Goodtrack September 8, 2022 $14,000 Details
Zbigniew Gromek (o/a Double G Painting) September 2, 2022 $8,400 Details
Brockman Enterprises Ltd. June 27, 2022 $80,000 Details
Chupa Trucking & Excavating Ltd. May 30, 2022 $85,000 Details
Norsask Forest Products Inc. May 25, 2022 $100,000 Details
RYTT Contracting Ltd. May 25, 2022 $30,000 Details
Rock Solid Trucking Ltd. April 20, 2022 $37,100 Details
Brandt Industries Canada Ltd. April 13, 2022 $7,000 Details
Blair's Crop Solutions Inc. April 12, 2022 $175,000 Details
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3. 2021-22 Fiscal Year

The table below contains information about prosecutions, convictions and acquittals under The Saskatchewan Employment Act and regulations for the fiscal year April 1, 2021 to March 31, 2022.

Employer (Company Name) Conviction Date Fine Violation
Ryderz Contracting Inc. March 9, 2022 $70,000 Details
Jimlee Farms Ltd. February 17, 2022 $80,000 Details
Shercom Industries Inc. February 16, 2022 $120,000 Details
Gardiner Plumbing Ltd. February 14, 2022 $28,000 Details
Premium Brands Operating GP Inc. January 24, 2022 $100,000 Details
City of Humboldt December 20, 2021 $133,000 Details
Mackenzie Art Gallery Inc. December 16, 2021 $19,600 Details
Banff Constructors Ltd. August 6, 2021 $500,000 Details
B L S Asphalt Inc. June 22, 2021 $350,000 Details
Blueforce Logistics Ltd. June 21, 2021 $65,000 Details
Aallcann Wood Suppliers Inc. May 31, 2021 $80,000 Details
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4. 2020-21 Fiscal Year

The table below contains information about prosecutions, convictions and acquittals under The Saskatchewan Employment Act and regulations for the fiscal year April 1, 2020 to March 31, 2021.

Employer (Company Name) Conviction Date Fine Violation
Shawcor Ltd. March 31, 2021 $182,000 Details
Capella Cabinetry Inc. February 26, 2021 $56,000 Details
Norwood Developments Ltd. February 26, 2021 $91,000 Details
Basic Truck and Trailer Repair Inc. February 26, 2021 $91,000 Details
Alsport Sales Inc. January 12, 2021 $35,000 Details
Sommer Green Forages December 17, 2020 $70,000 Details
K. Haeusler Farms Inc. December 14, 2020 $20,000 Details
Josh Senger Construction Inc. December 11, 2020 $14,000 Details
P.A. Fine Foods and Distributors Ltd. December 2, 2020 $4,900 Details
Inland Steel Products Inc. November 4, 2020 $126,000 Details
101063698 Saskatchewan Ltd. November 3, 2020 $24,000 Details
Rosengren Farms Inc. October 26, 2020 $11,900 Details
Spade Oilfield Ltd. (o/a Thiessen Oilfield Services) October 13, 2020 $40,000 Details
7262265 Manitoba Ltd. (o/a Matt Reimer Construction) October 5, 2020 $91,000 Details
Nutrien Ltd. (o/a Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (Rocanville Potash Facility)) September 17, 2020 $150,000 Details
Bonanza Drilling Inc. August 13, 2020 $50,000 Details
Weyerhauser Company Ltd. June 23, 2020 $182,000 Details
Boulevard Real Estate Equities Ltd. May 20, 2020 $40,000 Details
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5. 2019-20 Fiscal Year

The table below contains information about prosecutions, convictions and acquittals under The Saskatchewan Employment Act and regulations for the fiscal year of April 1, 2019, to March 31, 2020.

Employer (Company Name) Conviction Date Fine Violation
Hutterian Brethren Church of Star City Inc. March 13, 2020 $95,200 contravening section 160 of The Occupational Health and Safety Regulations, 1996
EVRAZ INC. NA CANADA January 29, 2020 $322,000 Details
Thunder Creek Pork Ltd. January 13, 2020 $60,000 Details
Trinidad Drilling Ltd. January 13, 2020 $280,000 Details
Langenburg Redi-Mix Ltd. December 17, 2019 $560,000 Details
Varsteel Ltd. September 25, 2019 $60,000 Details
Fire Sand Glass Real Estate Ltd. September 12, 2019 $84,000 Details
Trevor Graham Forster August 1, 2019 $4,900 Details
101296182 Saskatchewan Ltd. July 15, 2019 $50,000 Details
EVRAZ INC. NA CANADA June 17, 2019 $126,000 Details
Corval Contracting (2015) Ltd. May 1, 2019 $19,600 Details
Kenneth Allgrove April 16, 2019 $2,800 Details
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6. 2018-19 Fiscal Year

The table below contains information about prosecutions, convictions and acquittals under The Saskatchewan Employment Act and regulations for the fiscal year of April 1, 2018, to March 31, 2019.

Employer (Company Name) Conviction Date Fine Violation
Carrier Forest Products Ltd. March 21, 2019 $87,500 Details
Norred Contracting Ltd. March 21, 2019 $17,500 Details
EVRAZ INC. NA CANADA March 19, 2019 $100,000 Details
Western Energy Services Corp. (operating as Horizon Drilling) January 15, 2019 $100,000 Details
Great Western Tong Services (1987) Ltd. January 15, 2019 $35,000 Details
Prairie Crane Inc. December 10, 2018 $80,000 Details
Associated Mining Construction Ltd. November 27, 2018 $100,000 Details
Agrium Inc. October 31, 2018 $490,000 Details
Lorne Tardif (operating as Elite Eavestroughing) October 3, 2018 $23,800 Details
324007 Alberta Ltd. (operating as Heartland Livestock Services) October 2, 2018 $100,000 Details
A.I.M. Agri/Installations & Maintenance Corp. September 26, 2018 $80,000 Details
Ronald Creusot (operating as RC Contracting) September 25, 2018 $14,000 Details
Bradley Davidson-Vermette September 6, 2018 $4,900 Details
Kyle Ringlein (operating as High 5 Mechanical) August 29, 2018 $23,800 Details
Wright Construction Western Inc. August 22, 2018 $70,000 Details
Carmont Construction Ltd. July 12, 2018 $80,000 Details
Esterhazy Ford Sales Ltd. July 10, 2018 $35,000 Details
101101469 Saskatchewan Ltd. June 12, 2018 $2,100 Details
Ridgewood Ranch Inc. (operating as Ridgewood Construction) May 9, 2018 $3,500 Details
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7. 2012-13 to 2017-18

Follow the link below for an archive of prosecution statistics from 2012-13 to 2017-18. Links to details about each prosecution outcome are included in this document. 

2012-13 to 2017-18 Prosecution Statistics

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