N.B. sawmill labourer fired after failure to lock out lumber equipmentCompany, worker shared blame for miscommunications11/19/2018|Canadian Labour Reporter|Last Updated: 11/19/2018 During a lumber mill shutdown, a labourer sticker picker was advised to clean his area but he neglected to follow a Plaster Rock, N.B., employer’s procedure and lock out his equipment.Andy Jenkins had worked at the Twin Rivers Paper mill since 1997 (with an absence from 2008 until 2014) when on Nov. 1, 2017, Galen Corbin, supervisor, approached Jenkins and a co-worker and told them to clean-up their work areas during a mill downtime. Jenkins pushed the E-stop, which was an emergency-stop button, then he pulled out two of three disconnects for his equipment. He went to the top deck, then pushed debris from beneath and placed it on the belt. 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.