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Man killed in workplace accident at Edmonton auto recycle yard

A man believed to be in his 60s was killed in a workplace accident in east Edmonton Thursday afternoon.

Police were called to Jasper Auto and Truck Parts, located in the area of 54 Street and 76 Avenue, at around 3:30 p.m. 148 more words

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Task Force on Cannabis Legalization Releases Final Recommendations

On December 13, 2016, the Task Force on Cannabis Legalization and Regulation – the nine-member committee mandated by the Federal Government to advise on the design of a new legislative and regulatory framework for legal access to cannabis in Canada- made public its final report on the legalization of recreational cannabis. 492 more words

BC Employment Lawyer

Wipe-out!

In the early 1970s, when I was a young, strapping lad, just dropped out of university and fresh out of cash, I took a job as a builder’s labourer at Kings Cross, not the most salubrious part of Sydney. 947 more words

2 companies fined over $111K for Saskatchewan workplace safety violations

Two companies have been fined after pleading guilty to Saskatchewan workplace safety violations in separate cases.

In the first case, a worker was seriously injured on Feb. 119 more words

Canada

Air pollution in the office

Breathing contaminated air poses an occupational health and safety threat

Over the past few decades, there have been many improvements in offices when it comes to indoor air quality. 1,135 more words

Indoor Air Quality

Has EPFO lost its mandatory status?

To be sure, employers will continue to deposit EPF contribution for each eligible employee on the rolls. It is only going to affect employee’s savings by increasing their take home now. 584 more words

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2 companies fined for Saskatchewan workplace safety violations

Two companies have been fined for Saskatchewan workplace safety violations after two workers were injured in separate incidents.

Prince Albert Co-operative Association Ltd. and Rest-Well Mattress Company Ltd. 105 more words

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