September 18, 2014Daily News
Buses halt operations in memory of fatal train bus crash one year ago
OTTAWA (The Canadian Press) -- City buses in the nation's capital halted Thursday morning in sombre tribute to the six people killed when an OC Transpo bus collided with a Via Rail passenger train one year ago.
Sep 18, 2014 9:35AM
Accident on set of "Falling Skies" TV show claims life of B.C. security guard
VANCOUVER (The Canadian Press) -- An accident on the Vancouver-area set of a popular science-fiction television series connected to Steven Spielberg has claimed the life of a security guard.
Sep 17, 2014 9:49AM
Rescue mission at Saskatchewan potash mine complete, miners back on surface
SASKATOON (The Canadian Press) -- It took more than a day, but the last of 96 miners forced into shelters by fire and smoke at a Saskatchewan potash mine were finally brought to the surface Thursday night.
Sep 16, 2014 9:46AM
Ski resort in B.C. will not open for upcoming season after chairlift accident
WEST KELOWNA, B.C. (The Canadian Press) -- A ski resort near West Kelowna, B.C., where a chairlift accident occurred, will not be opening for the upcoming ski season.
Sep 15, 2014 10:14AM
Edmonton police praised for mental-health approach
(Canadian OH&S News) -- The Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) has commended the Edmonton Police Service (EPS) for how its officers deal with people in crisis.
Sep 15, 2014 10:02AM
Lack of signs blamed in road worker's death
(Canadian OH&S News) -- An absence of warning signs on a St. John’s highway caused a car to hit several road workers three years ago, killing one of them, the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary (RNC) has stated in court.
Sep 15, 2014 9:48AM
B.C. mayor says fight over trees not a legal tactic to block pipeline
VANCOUVER (The Canadian Press) -- The mayor of Burnaby, B.C. says his city's lawsuit against Kinder Morgan over the removal of trees during work related to the Trans Mountain pipeline is not a legal tactic designed to stall --...
Sep 12, 2014 9:22AM
Ontario to create database of miners' health, study impact of vibrating machines
SUDBURY, Ont. (The Canadian Press) -- Ontario will create a health database to keep track of miners' illnesses and exposure to a number of carcinogenic substances in the workplace, the Liberal government announced Wednesday.
Sep 11, 2014 9:18AM