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January 8, 2019

Filipino workers speak out against Halifax businessman in immigration fraud case

HALIFAX - Emotional workers spoke out against a Halifax businessman at his sentencing hearing Friday in an immigration fraud case that exposed the exploitation of foreign workers and divided the local Filipino community.

Contractor working on Irving land in northern New Brunswick dies

SAINT LEONARD, N.B. - A contractor working on J.D. Irving, Ltd. land in northern New Brunswick has died after his logging truck left a road in Madawaska County.

Nova Scotia's Donkin coal mine suspends work after latest 'roof fall'

DONKIN, N.S. - Operations have been suspended at Cape Breton's Donkin coal mine after a "roof fall,'' the latest in a string of incidents since last July, according to the provincial Labour Department.

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The Search for Answers

Ten years after boilermaker David Fifi was determined to have died of natural causes, the Workers’ Compensation Board (WCB) of Manitoba is reviewing the case following the emergence of new medical evidence indicating that his sudden demise was caused by exposure to toxic gases. » Read More
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Firm says trees obstructing vision at Humboldt Broncos crash intersection

A consulting firm says sight lines are a safety concern at the rural intersection where t he deadly Humboldt Broncos bus crash happened. » Read More

Impact of explosion felt kilometres away after fatal Alberta welding shop blast

RCMP say one man is dead and another man is in hospital after an explosion and fire at a welding business just south of Edmonton. » Read More

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Global emergency eyewash and showers market to grow 6.44% from 2017-2021

DUBLIN (October 10, 2017) — The global emergency eyewash and showers market is set to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.44% during the period 2017-2021. » Read More