Rene Nathan Dupont

Photo of Rene Nathan Dupont , 24
This worker is represented on the LifeQuilt

Rene Nathan Dupont - 24

Hitchock, SK - Mining
On February 7, 2002, it is believed Rene was shaken and caused to fall into the jaws of a crusher. Rene was well known for his gentle mannerisms, good humour and willingness to help everyone any time he could. He loved Nascar Racing, snowmobiling and hunting. Rene is so sadly missed by his family and all his friends.
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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: