Video Re-creation of Confined Space Triple Fatality Incident

September 22, 2023

On November 15, 2018, three workers in Leduc, Alberta, were fatally injured due to nitrogen gas exposure in a confined space.

Through Creative Sentencing with Alberta OHS, Energy Safety Canada has launched a 3D-animated re-creation video portraying the events that led to the incident. This video highlights critical controls required for working with confined spaces and hazardous asphyxiants.

Watch the video at your workplace and use the accompanying Facilitation Guide and example Bowtie Analysis to identify how this incident occurred and what safeguards are missing at your worksite that could lead to a similar tragedy.