The number of food inspectors devoted to monitoring processed meat plants would have to double to do an adequate job, union says.
Occupational Health and Safety
National poll finds that 70% want government to crack down harder on food companies and devote more resources to keeping the food supply safe.
Employers reap gains worth $6.03 billion but the cost in employee burnout is significant.
NDP MLA introduces private member's bill following tragic death of highways department employee Jim Gallenger.
James Clancy writes to Canadian government as observances are planned to mark the 25th National Day of Mourning for employees killed and injured on the job.
Twenty-five years ago, in 1984, the Canadian Labour Congress (CLC) launched what was to become a worldwide remembrance for workers killed on the job.
'Like a gust of fresh wind blowing through the workplaces of Ontario.' - Warren (Smokey) Thomas.
Advocates for safe workplaces have been pushing for more than a decade for legislation that protects workers from harassment and violence. Today, they had some good news.
Massive 2005 survey collected responses from 12,200 nurses across the country.
The Association of Teachers and Lecturers (ATL) in the UK report that four in 10 teachers have faced verbal or physical aggression from a pupil's parents or guardian.