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Fire inspection companies face charges involving 3 Toronto buildings

Toronto Fire Services says two companies that provide fire inspection services in the city are facing charges under the Ontario Fire Code for allegedly failing to inspect, test and repair fire systems when they were contracted to do so.

Halifax racial discrimination case deserves 'high end' damages: lawyer

The lawyer for a Halifax transit worker who complained about racial discrimination in his workplace says his client is seeking over $1.4 million in total damages.

Some of Bertrand Charest's victims speak out about sexual abuse

Four of the women sexually assaulted by ex-national ski coach Bertrand Charest when they were adolescents say he robbed them of much of their childhood and turned their dreams into a nightmare.

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The sexual-harassment scandals that made waves in the United States and triggered the #MeToo movement last year has brought about the downfall of actors, movie producers, politicians and celebrity chefs alike. Now, the tsunami of workplace harassment has reached the shores of Canada. » Read More
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Two fishermen dead after boat capsizes in Inverness County, Cape Breton

Police say two fishermen are dead after a fishing vessel capsized Saturday morning in the Cape Breton community of Inverness County. » Read More

Texters who distract drivers could be held liable in accidents: insurance expert

An insurance and legal expert says texters could be held liable for any damages if they message someone they know is driving and that person has an accident. » Read More

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Dräger introduces new technology to protect against deadly smoke-borne gases known as ‘Toxic Twins’

Dräger announced a new patented ‘toxic twins’ alarm function on its X-am 5000 multi-gas monitor that measures CO and HCN against a combined threshold. The company has also published a whitepaper detailing the effects of the ‘toxic twins.’ » Read More