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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

Labour ministry continues probe into smelter death

(Canadian OH&S News) -- Ontario’s Ministry of Labour (MOL) continues to investigate a workplace fatality at a smelter in the Copper Cliff neighbourhood of Sudbury.
Apr 14, 2014 2:00PM

Canadian reporter injured in Afghanistan shooting

(Canadian OH&S News) -- A Canadian Associated Press (AP) reporter is being treated for bullet wounds at a hospital in Germany following a shooting attack in eastern Afghanistan on the eve of elections.
Apr 14, 2014 1:41PM

First Air pilots fired after flying plane off course during Arctic trip

(The Canadian Press) -- A northern air carrier has fired two pilots after they flew a plane so far off course on a routine Arctic flight that it took about 20 minutes to get back.
Apr 11, 2014 9:12AM

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