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September 2017 Archives

Well-known baker loses right arm in workplace injury

In British Columbia, employers in all industries must comply with requirements to protect the health and safety of their employees. If the inspectors of WorkSafeBC investigate a workplace injury and find that safety violations caused it, the business will be fined. This happened to Nature's Oven Foods after an incident that claimed most of a baker's right arm earlier this year.

Wrongful termination: What is just cause?

An employee may be left with several questions when their job is suddenly terminated. These can be related to the employer's right to terminate their employment, what the reasons for dismissal were, and whether an assertion by the employer that there was just cause for the dismissal is accurate. Ocassionally, employees may also have questions about their rights to sue for the wrongful termination of their employment.

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