Day: November 29, 2021

“’I didn’t really think it was a coincidence that all these workers were fairly young, so I made a post in the [Facebook] group and asked who else is sick. A ton of them messaged me,’ she says. … Many had been diagnosed, or had family members, diagnosed with COPD, lung cancer, silicosis, etc. “ […]

“Orlando Buonastella and Kathrin Furniss from Injured Workers Community Legal Clinic were among those making presentations today at public  hearings before the Standing Committee on Social Policy on Bill 27 (Working for Workers Act, 2021) . Specifically, they spoke to the Committee on concerns regarding Schedule 6 amendments to the Workplace Safety and Insurance Act on the distribution […]