Inquest Into The Death Of Ron Pilon Announced
HAMILTON -- Dr. David Eden, Regional Supervising Coroner for Operations, today announced that an inquest will be held into the death of Ron Pilon.
Mr. Pilon, age 59, died on July 29, 2008, from injuries received during the course of his employment at a construction site in Kitchener. An inquest is mandatory under the Coroners Act.
The inquest will examine the events surrounding Mr. Pilon's death. The jury may make recommendations aimed at preventing similar deaths.
The inquest is expected to last two days and to hear from approximately five witnesses.
The inquest will begin at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, November 29, 2010, at the Kitchener Superior Court of Justice, 20 Weber Street. Dr. Jack Stanborough will preside as inquest coroner and
Mr. Michael Townsend will be counsel to the coroner.