Cheryl Edwards is a former occupational health and safety prosecutor with almost 30 years of experience. She can be reached at (647) 777-8283 or [email protected], or visit www.mathewsdinsdale.com for more information.
“What if, despite taking all reasonable and practical measures in the circumstances of the particular workplace, to prevent an infection, you get that call – you have a COVID case!”
In some jurisdictions, due diligence excluded as a defence for AMPs
Few successful prosecutions 15 years after Westray Bill
Negative publicity may result in significant business losses
Amendments include bigger fines, new reportable incident
Suncor not required to hand over all material
Strict entitlement criteria was in violation of charter rights