Health & Safety News
Jul 10, 2018
Accommodation for medical marijuana not necessary if grounds for termination exist for violating policy in safety sensitive workplace: Tribunal

Jul 4, 2018
Front-line healthcare workers join emergency response workers, police as occupations not needing causal link to PTSD and workplace event to receive benefits

Jul 4, 2018
Halted laws would regulate vaping similiarly to smoking

Jun 4, 2018
West Fraser Mills found liable for death of contract worker

Apr 17, 2018
Postal union concerned change in injury reporting led to understatement of incidence rate and allowed management to receive bonuses
Health & Safety News
Jan 5, 2018
Coal production increased in 2017 after years of decline

Mar 21, 2017
Agency investigates chemical accidents

Feb 7, 2017
Victims include first responders suffering from cancer, respiratory illnesses, stress, depression
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