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January 4, 2021  

New Brunswick fines for distracted driving, passing school bus, doubling in 2021

FREDERICTON — New Brunswick motorists have some new rules

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December 31, 2020  

Saskatoon farm fined $70K after worker dies in baler accident

On Dec. 17, Sommer Green Forages pleaded guilty in

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December 30, 2020  

Toronto plans further restrictions on businesses as city braces for COVID-19 surge

By John Chidley-Hill Toronto is bracing for surging COVID-19

News
December 30, 2020  

Steel plant injuries result in $115K fine for Ontario company

An Ontario company has been fined $115,000 for injuries

News
December 22, 2020  

Linamar fined $200K after unprotected worker hit by furnace fireball

GUELPH, Ont. — A prominent car-parts maker in Guelph,

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December 22, 2020  

Thyssenkrupp Elevator fined $55,000 for worker’s arm injury

OTTAWA — An elevator company in Ottawa has been

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December 21, 2020  

Police issue more than $400K in fines at weekend anti-lockdown rally in Montreal

MONTREAL — Police say they issued more than $400,000

News
December 17, 2020  

Tyson fires seven at Iowa pork plant after COVID betting inquiry

Six died after outbreak infected more than 1,000 U.S. employees

News
December 17, 2020  

B.C. expands enforcement measures to crack down on COVID-19 rule breakers

WorkSafeBC requested to increase number of workplace inspections

News
December 16, 2020  

Quebec orders all non-essential businesses closed from Dec. 25 until at least Jan. 11

Big box stores will be unable to sell goods deemed non-essential

News
December 15, 2020  

California subpoenas Amazon over worker safety in pandemic

Action follows months of informal communications over policies

News
December 15, 2020  

Saskatchewan bans household visits, will limit retail capacity starting Christmas Day

‘This needs to be a much quieter Christmas,’ premier says

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December 14, 2020  

Nova Scotia shuts down poultry plant hit by COVID-19; school break extended

By Keith Doucette HALIFAX — Nova Scotia has closed

News
December 9, 2020  

‘Stronger action:’ Many businesses to close as Alberta tightens COVID restrictions

By Dean Bennett EDMONTON — Alberta Premier Jason Kenney, his province

News
December 7, 2020  

Man charged after investigation into noose at Toronto construction site

TORONTO — Police have arrested and charged a man

News
December 2, 2020  

Quebec tightens rules for malls, stores as new COVID-19 cases top 1,500

Enforcement will fall to mall, store owners

News
December 1, 2020  

Public health must balance science and society: former top doctor

By Bob Weber EDMONTON — A retired top doctor

News
November 27, 2020  

Alberta’s top doc says she feels betrayed by media leak, launches investigation

Recordings reveal government reluctant to enforce policies

News
November 27, 2020  

Toronto restaurant owner arrested for breaking COVID-19 restrictions

TORONTO — The owner of a small chain of

News
November 26, 2020  

Woman suffers heart attack after being spit upon by man refusing to wear mask

NELSON, B.C. — A hotel worker in Nelson, B.C.,