OHS Canada Magazine

Workers Compensation

March 1, 2018  

Halifax hospital donnybrook: Appeal court reduces cardiologist’s damages

HALIFAX – A court has dramatically reduced a cardiology

February 22, 2018  

Montrealer’s fight for insurance benefits highlights dangers of social media: lawyers

MONTREAL – The case of a Montreal writer who

February 21, 2018  

B.C. lawsuit seeks damages after women secretly recorded in a work bathroom

VANCOUVER – The former operator of a wedding decor

February 20, 2018  

Juror who spent five months at Ontario murder trial files lawsuit

An advocate for the rights of jurors has filed

February 7, 2018  

High Time

Everyone is talking about marijuana, as the recreational use

January 31, 2018  

Judge rules RCMP don’t have to share records from ammonia leak in B.C.

FERNIE, B.C. – A judge says police do not

January 24, 2018  

Two years after farm safety bill passes, no regulations in place in Alberta

EDMONTON – More than two years after Alberta passed

November 10, 2017  

WestJet wants B.C. court to toss proposed class action that alleges harassment

VANCOUVER – WestJet says a proposed class-action lawsuit that

June 29, 2017  

Ontario workplaces have become safer, claims annual WSIB report

Province maintains Canada’s lowest lost-time injury rate

May 23, 2017  

Correctional officers demand recognition of their unique, unsafe work environment

Union demonstrates at federal prisons nationwide

May 23, 2017  

Widow seeking inquiry into alleged toxic exposures at Manitoba smelter in 2008

Vale, government say employee’s death not work-related

April 4, 2017  

Fatal heart attack may have resulted from years of workplace bullying: WCB ruling

Widow of allegedly abused worker awarded benefits

February 22, 2017  

Getting Back on One’s Feet

Healthcare providers who treat injured workers with multiple injuries

January 31, 2017  

City of Edmonton launches review of workplace safety

DuPont to conduct review of people, processes and equipment

December 14, 2016  

Recognizing Mental Trauma

Two unions held a demonstration in Halifax on November

October 11, 2016  

Government committee calls for research on PTSD in first responders

Report suggests new research institute

August 23, 2016  

Safety gear not used enough in Saskatchewan residential construction, says WCB

Fewer than half of workers using fall protection, head gear

August 9, 2016  

High increase in WCB claims from Alberta farming industry since last year

More than 350 farm workers received compensation this year

July 12, 2016  

Workplace safety association for Saskatchewan’s First Nations founded

New organization aims to make First Nations workers injury-free

June 24, 2016  

Supreme Court finds in favour of medical workers claiming workplace cancer

OTTAWA – The Supreme Court of Canada has ruled