"Youth and adolescents are routinely engaged in manual material handling (MMH) tasks that may exceed their strength capability to perform the task."
Occupational Health and Safety
Construction unions in Toronto will be pursuing all aspects of this tragedy to try to ensure that the conditions that led to it are fully exposed.
Wage increases plus steps to address bullying in the workplace.
President Shelley Ward says it is 'simply the safest thing to do' in the circumstances. A decision will be made later on when to reschedule.
'This administration will not tolerate disregard of our laws. Employers have a legal and moral responsibility to protect their workers.' - Hilda Solis, U.S. Secretary of Labor.
New Statistics Canada study finds dramatic increase over the past decade, validating concerns expressed by peace officers.
Fines implemented in the hopes of reducing injuries and fatalities in the workplace.
Fines of up to $500 will be imposed for using hand-held devices after a three-month education period.
MGEU and other health care unions address health and safety concerns relating to flu outbreak.
Article alarms the public irresponsibly and unfairly maligns some of the most dedicated workers in Canada.