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Low-wage workers, Women, and Migrant workers will suffer most from Climate change-induced heat

Climate Change and Labour: Impacts of Heat in the Workplace   identifies heavy labour and low-skill agricultural and manufacturing jobs as the most susceptible to heat changes caused by climate change.   400 more words

Company pleads guilty to OHS charge after worker falls in Saskatoon

An Ontario company pleaded guilty to a charge of failing to ensure that a worker was properly trained in safe rigging practices. Lafarge Canada Inc. entered its plea on Monday in Saskatoon provincial court. 112 more words

Canada

Royalton Dilemma... Picking Up the Pieces

The Daily Gleaner headlines of May 11, 2016, screamed “A Royal Mess”, and just  below another tag “Engineering company not registered”. 632 more words

Construction

Edmonton HVAC worker seriously injured on the job

EDMONTON – Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) inspectors are investigating after a man was hurt on the job at an east Edmonton HVAC company Monday morning. 49 more words

Canada

Regina conference to address domestic violence in the workplace

Jo-Anne Dusel tries not to get frustrated that 30 years after the Provincial Association of Transition Houses and Services of Saskatchewan was founded, the province has an unenviable violence against women record. 527 more words

Local News

New Brunswickers killed on the job each year remembered at Day of Mourning ceremony

New Brunswickers were presented with a harsh reminder of the startling number of people who are killed and injured on the job Thursday.

Gathered with people across the country today, residents marked the National Day of Mourning which honours those who’ve lost their lives on the job or died from workplace related diseases. 307 more words

Canada

Investigation underway after worker dies at worksite northeast of Edmonton

EDMONTON – Investigators with Occupation Health and Safety (OHS) were called to a workplace fatality at the Pembina Pipeline site near Redwater, Alta. Wednesday afternoon. 199 more words

Canada