B.C. Health Coalition report says 'explosion' of for-profit clinics jeopardizing equality and fairness of the health care system.
'There will be a less safe environment in Canadian penitentiaries.' - Howard Sapers.
Bed counts will drop to nearly half over the next four years despite a doubling of patients with dementia in the coming years, union says.
'Right now lives are being put at risk. It’s that simple.' - Chris Broughton, MGEU Local 911.
Released after 12 months of hearings, workshops and submissions from Alberta groups and citizens.
Employees fighting freeze say money saved in wages would be scooped up by long-term care executives and private shareholders.
Canadian Health Coalition says ‘affordability’ no longer an excuse for inaction.
'It is crucial that businesses make mental health and well-being a priority to prevent disability in the first place.'
'Laid-off workers have not received their severance entitlements despite an employment standards regulation requiring the employer to pay out all wages within 48 hours.' - BCGEU.
'We're calling on the federal government to drop the current action they have in the Supreme Court.'