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Society

37 people hurt on Australia-bound Air Canada flight hit by turbulence

Nearly three dozen passengers on an Air Canada flight travelling from Toronto to Sydney, Australia, with a scheduled stop in Vancouver, were hurt after the aircraft encountered sudden and severe turbulence Thursday, the airline said. Flight AC33 was diverted to» 

Health

Falling is the leading cause of injury among seniors

Of all the seniors who were hospitalized for injuries in 2017 to 2018 in Canada, most had suffered falls, according to the Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI). The institute is an independent, non-profit organization that provides information on the» 

Economy, Society

Is today the day you die at work?

Sunday (April 28) is a National Day of Mourning in Canada to remember those injured, killed, or afflicted with an occupational disease while on the job. The Day of Mourning was first established by Canada’s biggest labour federation, the Canadian Labour»