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October 8, 2019

Quebec government worker dies in workplace accident on cranberry farm

Provincial police say a piece of the woman’s clothing, later identified as a scarf by the workplace health and safety board, got caught in moving machinery.

Toronto police launch mental health and addictions strategy

The Toronto Police Service is promising to better train its officers to treat people experiencing mental health crises and addiction with compassion.

Cannabis remains off limits at most Canadian workplaces

The one-year anniversary of legalized recreational cannabis is on the horizon, but the impact of the drug in Canadian workplaces has been lower than expected, according to a survey.
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