DOWNSVIEW, Ontario (June 22)—A worker died June 21 at polyurethane foam producer and converter Vitafoam Products Canada Ltd. of Downsview.
The worker was found motionless in an industrial machine at 4 a.m., according to a spokesman for the Ontario Ministry of Labor. Paramedics were called, but they could not revive the worker.
The ministry is investigating the incident, but had no further comment. CanWest News Services reported the worker died at a foam-cutting machine. Company officials were not immediately available for comment.