Toronto Star: Many workplace ‘accidents’ are preventable. Stop the killing, and start criminal investigations

“Can we call it an accident if workers die from COVID-19 after proper personal protective equipment is under lock and key? Can we call it an accident that five workers have been killed at Fiera Foods or its affiliates over the last two decades, or when four migrant workers plunge to their death from a swing stage with no proper fall protection or training? None of these are accidents. All of these incidents could have been prevented, and all must be investigated.”

Article: Many workplace ‘accidents’ are preventable. Stop the killing, and start criminal investigations
Author: Patty Coates
Date: July 19, 2021