July 29, 2014Daily News
Police, fire and ambulance personnel face high PTSD rates, seek new aid
WINNIPEG (The Canadian Press) -- Alex Forrest clearly remembers what happened to a fellow firefighter who was traumatized by the deaths of two captains in a house fire.
Jul 28, 2014 10:12AM
Canadian Pacific protests reinstatement of worker
(Canadian Occupational Health and Safety News) -- Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (CP) has announced that it will be asking the Superior Court of Quebec to stay a recent arbitration decision that ruled that a locomotive engineer who used...
Jul 28, 2014 10:01AM
RCMP has seen 31 officer suicides since 2006
(Canadian Occupational Health and Safety News) -- In the wake of four suicides among RCMP ranks and retirees so far this year — including the recent death of 51-year-old Ken Barker, who investigated a Greyhound bus beheading in Manitoba...
Jul 28, 2014 9:51AM
Quebec police try to prevent U.S. auction of Lac Megantic locomotive
MONTREAL (The Canadian Press) -- Quebec provincial police say they've taken steps to prevent the auction of the locomotive that played a key role in the deadly Lac-Megantic rail disaster.
Jul 25, 2014 10:10AM
Alberta issues health advisory for town residents after spill of fracking sand
BASHAW, Alta. (The Canadian Press) -- Health officials have issued an advisory for residents of a central Alberta town more than a month after a spill of sand used in fracking.
Jul 24, 2014 10:18AM
Human error caused five hour SkyTrain shutdown in Metro Vancouver
VANCOUVER (The Canadian Press) -- The union representing SkyTrain workers is questioning the blame being cast on one of its suspended members following a five-hour service disruption for two rapid-transit lines in Metro Vancouver.
Jul 23, 2014 10:27AM
Survivor of plane crash, family of dead passenger still seeking damages from airline
WINNIPEG (The Canadian Press) -- Two lawsuits against a pilot responsible for a plane crash in northern Ontario that killed him and three others have been dropped after the airline admitted responsibility.
Jul 22, 2014 4:11PM
Alberta labour group wants changes to laws after 15 year old boy dies on the job
EDMONTON (The Canadian Press) -- The Alberta Federation of Labour hopes the death of a teen at a work site will prompt change in youth labour laws.
Jul 21, 2014 9:06PM