April 24, 2014Daily News
Feds vow 'ambitious' phase out of unsafe rail tank cars amid industry questions
OTTAWA (The Canadian Press) -- The federal government announced an aggressive -- some say unrealistic -- plan Wednesday to phase out within three years tens of thousands of older tank cars used to transport oil and ethanol by...
Apr 24, 2014 9:49AM
Ottawa construction worker dies after being seriously injured in wall collapse
OTTAWA (The Canadian Press) -- A 45-year-old man is dead following a construction accident in Ottawa.
Apr 22, 2014 10:01AM
Ailing Mounties fear new rules that make medical dismissals easier
OTTAWA (The Canadian Press) -- The RCMP is making it simpler to release officers with serious medical problems, prompting fears that many ill members will be sent packing without due process or the means to fight their dismissal.
Apr 21, 2014 10:03AM
Workplace mental health needs a unique approach, study says
(Canadian OH&S News) -- Implementing preventive measures adapted to each company’s unique culture would help reduce mental health issues in the workplace, a new study has suggested.
Apr 21, 2014 9:22AM
Four workers injured in Toronto office stabbing
(Canadian OH&S News) -- Police arrested a 47-year-old man on April 9 after a stabbing spree in an office in north Toronto. Four employees of Ceridian Canada Ltd., the Canadian branch of an American human resources company, were injured in...
Apr 21, 2014 9:12AM
Scientists speak out against recent radiofrequency wave, WiFi report
TORONTO (The Canadian Press) -- A recent report giving a conditional stamp of approval to Canada's guidelines for radiofrequency waves failed to give enough weight to research suggesting a link between wireless devices and cancer, two...
Apr 16, 2014 9:35AM
No charges laid in second deadly B.C. mill blast: Criminal Justice Branch
VICTORIA, B.C. (The Canadian Press) -- The B.C. Criminal Justice Branch says there will be no charges in the Lakeland Mills explosion that claimed two lives and injured 22 others in Prince George, B.C.
Apr 15, 2014 11:04AM
Decision of charges due today in Lakeland sawmill blast that killed two workers
VICTORIA, B.C. (The Canadian Press) -- Criminal Justice Branch officials are meeting today with the families of the victims of a Prince George, B.C., sawmill explosion that killed two workers and injured two dozen others.
Apr 14, 2014 2:51PM