OHS Canada Magazine

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November 30, 2021  

Alberta ups screening, tracing as it prepares for first Omicron COVID-19 cases

By Dean Bennett EDMONTON — Alberta does not yet

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November 30, 2021  

New pilot project sees Winnipeg police and wellness workers respond to crisis calls

By Brittany Hobson WINNIPEG — Mental-health workers are to

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November 30, 2021  

British Columbia extends gas rationing, state of emergency after floods

VICTORIA — Fuel rationing in parts of British Columbia

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November 30, 2021  

CCOHS provides guidance on safe return to work during COVID-19

The Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS)

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November 29, 2021  

Contract Metrolinx worker killed during GO Transit construction in Pickering, Ont.

TORONTO — Police and the operator of a prominent

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November 26, 2021  

Saskatchewan extends public health order, including masking, to end of January

Saskatchewan’s current public health order will be extended to

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November 26, 2021  

Ontario government investing $6 million to prevent work-related cancers

Funding will support Occupational Cancer Research Centre

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November 26, 2021  

P.E.I. WCB announces 2022 rates, surplus distribution to employers

The Workers Compensation Board of Prince Edward Island has

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November 26, 2021  

Intense weather systems head for B.C. as province reopens, repairs major road routes

VICTORIA — Rainstorms of increasing intensity are forecast to

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November 26, 2021  

Ontario still in fourth wave, likely to continue through winter: Chief medical officer

By Holly McKenzie-Sutter TORONTO — Ontario’s rising COVID-19 infection

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November 26, 2021  

Ontario will send rapid tests to hard-hit regions amid rising virus school shutdowns

By Holly McKenzie-Sutter TORONTO — Ontario is looking to

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November 25, 2021  

Italy targets unvaccinated with restrictions as cases rise

By Nicole Winfield ROME — The Italian government on

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November 25, 2021  

B.C.’s sick leave law will provide workers 5 paid days minimum starting Jan. 1

By Dirk Meissner VICTORIA — Workers in British Columbia

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November 25, 2021  

MPs hold emergency debate on B.C. floods, climate change

From the editor: The next global safety hazard By

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November 25, 2021  

Austria begins national lockdown to fight surging infections

By Emily Schultheis VIENNA — Austria went into a nationwide lockdown

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November 24, 2021  

U.S. to require vaccines for all border crossers in January

By Zeke Miller WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden will

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November 24, 2021  

B.C. releasing plans for permanent sick leave program

VICTORIA — The British Columbia is expected to release

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November 23, 2021  

Apartment building owner hopes to set precedent with vaccine requirement

By Amanda Stephenson CALGARY — An Alberta-based rental housing

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November 23, 2021  

Disney pauses COVID-19 vaccine mandate in Florida to comply with new state law

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Disney has paused its

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November 23, 2021  

Brandon, Man., profs update syllabi in wake of sexual harassment case

By Maggie Macintosh, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter WINNIPEG FREE