Every year, more than 1,000 workers in Canada are killed at work but police and prosecutors are not using existing laws that hold corporations and their leaders criminally accountable. On the first year anniversary of a mining disaster in Brazil which killed 250 workers, the United Steelworkers in Canada call for a stop to the killings and the enforcement of the laws. An interview with the director of USW Canada District 3, Steve Hunt.
Also in RadioLabour's Canada Report February 3-7, 2020
- Locked-out refinery workers in Regina get international support
- The LabourStart report about union events
- And singing: "The Westray Mine song"
Music: Ronnie McEwan. Used by permission
Image: USW Canada. Used by permission
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