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WORKPLACE HEALTH AND SAFETY - Employer obligations - Safety of workplace

Wednesday, July 26, 2017 @ 9:08 AM  

Appeal by the Canadian Union of Postal Workers from a judicial review judgment that affirmed a judgment by an Occupational Health and Safety Tribunal. A worker within the Union filed a complaint that the employer, Canada Post, failed to comply with its workplace inspection obligation under s. 125(1)(z.12) of the Canada Labour Code by limiting inspections to the Canada Post building, but not inspecting carrier routes. A Health and Safety Officer found the employer failed to ensure an annual inspection of the workplace. Canada Post appealed....