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Concern over rising workplace deaths

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

The number of workplace deaths this year has hit 32, six more than in the same period last year.

The latest took place yesterday, bringing to four the number of fatalities after stiffer penalties for employers with safety lapses came into force two weeks ago. 716 more words

Current Affairs

Connecticut's fatal drug overdoses on pace to top 2015 total

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The number of fatal drug overdoses in Connecticut is on pace to exceed last year’s total, but there are signs the… 137 more words


Coast Guard releases boating statistics

WASHINGTON, DC (WTNH)  –  New statistics released by the U.S. Coast Guard show boating accidents and deaths were up in 2015 over 2014 but there were fewer injuries. 133 more words


Number of road fatalities doubles this year: Manitoba RCMP

WINNIPEG — The number of fatal vehicle collisions in Manitoba more than doubled this year over last.

As of May 8, 2016 there have been 29 people killed in car crashes compared to 13 during that same time period in 2015, RCMP said. 241 more words


Edmonton injury collisions and fatalities increase in 2015

EDMONTON – Edmonton experienced a rise in fatalities and injury collisions last year.

Edmonton’s 2015 Motor Vehicle Collisions Report shows the number of fatalities jumped from 23 in 2014 to 32 in 2015, injury collisions rose from 2,912 to 3,033 during the same period. 161 more words


Landlord Negligence May Burn You Alive


June 23, 2015

By David Arthur Walters


The older I become the more saddened I am by the bad news the media thrives on. 1,143 more words