Day: August 2, 2022

“New evidence suggests lingering pandemic-related tension and ongoing staffing shortages are fuelling physical violence, sexual assaults and racially motivated attacks against the province’s predominantly female health-care workforce, union leaders say.” Article: ‘Alarming’ increase in assaults against health-care workers: CUPE Author: Chris Montanini Date: July 28, 2022

“The reasons why construction workers in particular are vulnerable to dying of opioid-related causes are complex, Gomes said. One aspect is construction work can be inconsistent — a worker may have a lot of work in one month and be pulling double shifts, only to see that dry up a few weeks later. … On […]