|Canada: Obligation To Accommodate And The Act Respecting Industrial ...|
In accordance with the procedure mandated by the Act respecting Industrial Accidents and Occupational Diseases, (the "IAOD") the employer indicated that no other position was available that was compatible with the employee's functional limitations, i.e ...
Mondaq News Alerts (registration) - Wed, 01 Jul 2015 04:55
|Cabinet to consider occupational safety and health policy|
... Mr Berko said the current incidence of occupational injuries and diseases associated with the industrial society in Ghana is a very serious affront to humanity in view of the preventable nature of the conditions giving rise to these accidents ...
GhanaWeb - Fri, 03 Jul 2015 19:26
|New Virginia legislation could make roads safer|
The most recent Department of Labor data said one in every four occupational injury was caused by a road way or traffic incident. Another change in traffic laws involves rear-end crashes between anyone on the road - not just cars. "It's one of the ...
WHAG - Fri, 03 Jul 2015 14:49
|OSHA to take hard look at 'big oil' in the Bakken|
In addition, Occupational Safety and Health Administration lawyers in Denver are researching strategies for holding more top energy producers accountable for workplace accidents. While not illegal, “if someone has a speed bonus, we will be asking, 'Why?
Reveal - Fri, 03 Jul 2015 05:00
|France says NHL is farmer's occupational disease|
France has recognised non-Hodgkin lymphomas (NHLs) as an occupational disease, as announced in a decree by the Minister for Agriculture and Forestry. Non-Hodgkin lymphomas are cancers that originate in the lymphatic system and particularly affect ...
West - Welfare Society Territory - Thu, 11 Jun 2015 08:11
|Independence Day Clothing: Carefree dressing for autistic kids|
“This clothing line is wonderful for the purposes of saving time, it promotes independence and a feeling of self worth for our young children and young adults,” says Vicki Horowitz, a school-based occupational therapist with Area Cooperative ...
Shoreline Times - Wed, 01 Jul 2015 10:15
|Arthur Jones looking for bounce-back season|
Injuries are a frustrating occupational hazard. They're usually beyond a players' control, and Jones' high ankle sprain was ... Accidents happen when you play as hard as I do. Stuff happens, you know? Just control the 'controllables,' keep playing hard ...
ColtPower.com (subscription) - Fri, 03 Jul 2015 20:12
|An important decision of the Court of Appeal of Quebec changes the way the ...|
The Court in Caron held that it needed to intervene to harmonize theAct Respecting Industrial Accidents and Occupational Diseases(AIAOD)2 with recent Supreme Court of Canada jurisprudence regarding the reasonable accommodation of people with ...
Lexology (registration) - Thu, 02 Jul 2015 14:22