Kiewit and Two Ex-Managers Face Canada Jobsite Fatality Criminal Trial

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Gerald Karjala, a general superintendent at the time of the accident and a U.S. citizen, faces an extradition hearing.

October 12, 2020
Scott Van Voorhis - Engineering News-Record

Canada appears set to try a rare criminal case against a major company—U.S. contractor Kiewit Corp.—for a workplace fatality stemming from a more than decade-old accident on a remote British Columbia hydroelectric project that killed a 24-year-old field employee.

Reprinted courtesy of Scott Van Voorhis, Engineering News-Record

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