Toronto Star: Despite a crackdown, workplace-related COVID deaths have accelerated in 2021

In total, the WSIB has logged 46 deaths that can be linked directly to workplace exposure of the virus in Ontario since the pandemic began. Over the course of 10 months last year, the board “reported 28 such deaths. Now the board has reported 18 deaths in just the first three months of 2021 — a figure that amounts to nearly two-thirds of last year’s total.”

Article: Despite a crackdown, workplace-related COVID deaths have accelerated in 2021
Author: Jacob Lorinc
Date: April 13, 2021