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Are Transport Drivers Required to Complete Circle Checks Before Every Trip?

A Yukon judge has effectively decided they are. In Director (OHSA) v. North 60 Petro Ltd. et al the defendant’s dispatcher was instructed to pick up a truck that had…
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Environmental Liability: The Risk of Ignoring the Reasonable Advice of Your Consultant

I recently came across the decision of the B.C. Provincial Court in R. v. Mission Western Developments. This was a Fisheries Act prosecution in which the Crown alleged that the…
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Rare Jail Term Imposed in Workplace Fatality Prosecution

A roofing company and its owner recently pled guilty to offences arising from the workplace death of an employee who was working on a small residential project. He fell about…
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Bruce McMeekin Speaking at Federated Press Seminar

Bruce McMeekin will be speaking at a Federated Press Seminar coming up in Toronto at the end of April entitled “Regulatory Compliance for Financial Institutions”.  Bruce’s topic for the presentation…
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