Ryan Schacher

Photo of Ryan  Schacher , 24
This worker is represented on the LifeQuilt

Ryan Schacher - 24

Parson, BC - Transportation
In September 1997, Ryan was in a head-on collision with a logging truck. He lived for ten days before succumbing to his injuries.
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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: