Day: June 13, 2022

“An investigation is underway by the Occupational Health Clinics for Ontario Workers (OHCOW).Since 2020, 200 diagnoses have been claimed, and to date, 10 claims by the estates of deceased workers have been recognized by the WSIB. Diagnoses included asbestosis, silicosis, COPD, mesothelioma, laryngeal cancer, lung cancer and prostate cancer, with a few of the workers having […]

“‘I think what we’re caring about is Jaleel and his family. But in the back of it are all the guys who don’t know Canadians, who have not been advocated (for), who’ve been sent home and have died quietly, painfully,’ Godwin said. ‘It feels like when we represent this we’re hoping for justice for him. […]