Giuseppe (Joey) Bussoli

Photo of Giuseppe (Joey)  Bussoli , 21
This worker is represented on the LifeQuilt

Giuseppe (Joey) Bussoli - 21

Vaughan, ON - Other
On May 8, 2000, Giuseppe was struck by a “front-end” loader. It was his third month of work in a recycling plant. This tragedy could have been prevented if the work area had been marked appropriately and if workers had proper training.
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In Canada, workplace fatalities claim roughly 1,000 lives every year. Thousands more suffer from serious injuries and illnesses. And every one of those deaths, injuries and illnesses has a devastating effect on family members, friends and co-workers. Through the LifeQuilt, families honoured 100 young workers killed in Canadian workplaces, as well as injured workers, by telling their stories. The following is a list of all young workers represented on the Quilt: