Employees dismissed after risking life and limbWorkers cleaned machinery without safety lockout07/20/2015|Canadian Labour Reporter|Last Updated: 07/20/2015 Glenn Allen and Rafael Gonzalez were fired following a serious safety infraction. At the time of the incident, the two employees worked for Canada Malting at the company’s large malting plant in Calgary. Allen and Gonzalez were found by their manager to be cleaning the gears of a germination machine with no lockout safety equipment in place. Additionally, the two employees had failed to isolate the electrical energy source for the machine before entering the germ compartment. To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In Remember Me Forgot Password If you are a current Subscriber, please click here to set-up or update your login information.