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October 22, 2019

Alberta takes second look at trucking changes after meeting Broncos families

NDP MLA Marie Renaud introduced a motion in the legislature urging the government to reverse a decision to exempt thousands of inexperienced truck and bus drivers from mandatory entry-level training.

Addressing growing fan behaviour problem top priority for NBA

The league is changing and toughening its code of conduct for fans, especially putting those in closest proximity to the players and the court on alert that anything over the line will lead to ejections and possibly more.

Violence against nurses is unacceptable

Health-care workers are four times more likely to be the target of workplace violence than any other professional, writes Vicki McKenna, president of the Ontario Nurses’ Association.
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Health and safety review underway at Fiera Foods after worker death

The Sept. 25 death of a Fiera Foods worker has sparked a comprehensive review into the health and safety culture and practices at the industrial bakery in North York, Ont. » Read More

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Game-based testing software assesses brain function

Launched in January, EQ Brain Performance is a software module providing quantitative measures of poorer balance performance in individuals with neurologic conditions known to impair balance. » Read More

Aware4Duty app measures fitness for work

Aware360, a Calgary-based safety technology company, has launched Aware4Duty — an app requiring employees to perform a 60-second cognitive assessment measuring alertness and fatigue. » Read More