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April 26, 2021  

New Brunswick to require seven-day hotel quarantine for most travellers

By Kevin Bissett FREDERICTON — New Brunswick is setting up isolation hotels

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April 26, 2021  

Alberta to begin vaccinating meat plant workers this week: health minister

CALGARY — Alberta’s health minister says he’ll be announcing

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April 26, 2021  

Longtime OHS Canada columnist Alan Quilley dies after struggle with cancer

Peacefully at his Alberta home and with his wife

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April 23, 2021  

Amazon, Maple Leaf Foods, Maple Lodge Farms to hold vaccine clinics in Peel Region

TORONTO — Peel Region says Amazon, Maple Leaf Foods

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April 23, 2021  

Peel, Toronto could begin workplace closures today to control COVID-19 outbreaks

Shutdowns will last for 10 days and workers will have to self-isolate during that time

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April 23, 2021  

In absence of mandated paid sick days, some companies are stepping up

‘Without paid sick leave, there’s pressure on, especially lower-income, workers to come into work even if they’re not feeling well’

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April 23, 2021  

Canada to suspend flights from India and Pakistan for 30 days

Travellers booking through third nation will require another negative COVID-19 test

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April 23, 2021  

Labrador outfitter pleads guilty to charges related to employee’s death

Guide died in 2018 when boat capsized in Eagle River

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April 22, 2021  

Manitoba to prioritize restaurant employees, grocery store workers for vaccines

By Steve Lambert WINNIPEG — The Manitoba government is

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April 22, 2021  

Introducing the Psychologically Safe Workplace Awards

Program provides employers with tools, data on mental health

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April 22, 2021  

Freeland urges patience as employers look for answers on reopening border, economy

By Lee Berthiaume OTTAWA — Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia

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April 22, 2021  

Alberta passes bill to give all workers paid leave to get vaccinated

EDMONTON — Alberta has passed legislation that will give all workers

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April 22, 2021  

Ontario cabinet finalizing sick-leave plan to be released in coming days

By Shawn Jeffords and Holly McKenzie-Sutter TORONTO — A

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April 21, 2021  

Manitoba truckers will get vaccines in North Dakota under cross-border deal

By Steve Lambert WINNIPEG — Manitoba commercial truck drivers who regularly

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April 21, 2021  

Periodic roadblocks but no individual stops planned for B.C.’s COVID-19 travel rules

‘Our intention is to discourage recreational and leisure travel’

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April 21, 2021  

Peel, Toronto order to shut COVID-stricken businesses a ‘reactive measure’: union

By Denise Paglinawan TORONTO — A union that represents

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April 21, 2021  

Trudeau defends Canada’s travel restrictions as effective but open to doing more

By Mia Rabson OTTAWA — Governments are looking at

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April 20, 2021  

B.C. to impose travel restrictions until May long weekend over COVID-19

VICTORIA — British Columbia will impose travel restrictions to

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April 20, 2021  

Families of workers killed in 2019 B.C. train derailment allege negligence

FIELD, B.C. — The mother of one of three

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April 20, 2021  

Manitoba enacts more COVID-19 restrictions to try to contain spread

‘From a public-health perspective, this really is our last shot at reducing our numbers’