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Man sentenced in Edmonton WCB hostage taking gets day parole

MISSION, B.C. – Day parole has been granted to an Alberta man who took nine people hostage at gunpoint in a Workers’ Compensation Board office in downtown Edmonton. 141 more words


Wildlife Conservation Board Director Honored for His Work

John Donnelly, executive director of the California Wildlife Conservation Board (WCB), recently received the Rangeland Conservation Impact Award from the California Rangeland Trust. The WCB authorizes and allocates voter-approved funds for the purchase of land and waters suitable for recreation purposes and the preservation, protection and restoration of wildlife habitat. 316 more words

California Department Of Fish And Wildlife

Edmonton paramedic hits roadblock returning to work after PTSD treatment

WATCH ABOVE: After seeking medical help for his illness, a local paramedic is not allowed patient contact. Kendra Slugoski explains.

EDMONTON — After six years as a paramedic, David McAllister started to notice changes in his demeanour. 513 more words


How to respect safety when you are met with deadlines:

By Angela Unsworth

“I love deadlines. I love the whooshing noise they make as they go by.”

~ Douglas Adams

Douglas Adams’ quote resonates with me. 448 more words

Safety Blog

Recap of the 2nd Annual Del Frisco's Holiday Soiree

Last night I attended the 2nd Annual Del Frisco’s Holiday Shopping Soiree hosted by The Windy City Blogger Collective. With wine glasses at your fingertips, glam stations set up around the event area and booths from local Chicago designers, it was a great night full of pampering, sipping & mingling! 186 more words


December 8, 2014

Kyla Stott-Jess of Fasken Martineua writes on HR Hero about several employment law lessons to be learned from the Ghomeshi matter. Among them? Discipline for employee’s conduct in their private lives, employers’ obligation to prevent harassment, and whether a member of a union can sue her employer: 234 more words