Inquest into the Death of Nelson Ferreira Announced
Dr. Joel Kirsh, Regional Supervising Coroner for Central Region, Central East Office, announced today that an inquest will be held into the death of Nelson Ferreira.
Mr. Ferreira, 44, died on May 21, 2015, while working at a construction site in Markham. An inquest is mandatory under the Coroners Act.
The inquest will examine the circumstances surrounding Mr. Ferreira's death. The jury may make recommendations aimed at preventing future deaths.
Details regarding the date and location will be provided at a later date when the information becomes available. Dr. John Carlisle will preside as inquest coroner and Tony Vanden Ende will be counsel to the coroner.