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Legislation needed to prevent workplace violence: NB Nurses Union

At their Annual General Meeting, the New Brunswick Nurses Union (NBNU) took time out of their schedule to call on the provincial government to create legislative protection against workplace violence. 314 more words


5 Most Advanced Access Control Systems to Know About

Are you safe from external threats at your workplace? Are you safe at your residence? These are some of the questions that often come to your mind. 1,198 more words


Starting A New Business? Do Not Forget Your Responsibilities

The world of business is far from being all fun and games. Make no mistake; launching your company could be the start of a brighter future on a personal level as well as your career. 524 more words


Energy worker, 47, killed on Fox Creek jobsite

A 47-year-old man was killed in a workplace accident near Fox Creek on Sunday.

The man, an employee of contractor Secure Energy Services, was working at a Shell Canada drilling site about 260 kilometres northwest of Edmonton when the accident occurred. 338 more words

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Vale Canada to pay $1 million fine in worker's 2014 death

Vale SA’s Canadian unit will pay a $1 million fine after pleading guilty to four violations of a workplace safety law in connection with the 2014 death of a worker at a Sudbury, Ontario smelter, the Brazilian miner said on Tuesday. 222 more words


China's Latest Deadly Industrial Explosion Spotlights Dire Workplace Safety

A suspected industrial explosion tore through a small town in northwestern China on Monday, leaving at least 14 people dead and almost 150 injured, while cleaving a crater several feet deep in the street and shattering the windows of a nearby hospital and kindergarten. 600 more words

Calgary police continue to reform workplace culture after harassment claims

The Calgary Police Association says workplace harassment is a serious issue, but not widespread within the Calgary Police Service (CPS) after claims of inappropriate workplace behaviour. 323 more words