Posts Tagged As: firefighter health and safety

Blog Post #847 – Cancer Linked to Firefighting

Excerpt from the OH&S Canada magazine

Firefighters in Newfoundland and Labrador are looking forward to legislative changes that will allow them to claim workers’ compensation for cancer in the future, after a report by the province’s Workplace Health, Safety and Compensation Commission (WHSCC) recommends that cancer be considered a workplace hazard for career firefighters.

Continue Reading