Day home operator who left toddler to die in closet jailed 3½ years
Leaving a toddler in a darkened closet, restrained in a car seat for hours was not only negligent, it was cruel, a judge said Tuesday in sentencing a day home operator in the child’s death.
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Quebec waiter won’t face charges after serving salmon to allergic customer
A Quebec waiter who served salmon tartare to a customer with a severe food allergy won’t be prosecuted for his mistake, ending a criminal case that stirred debate on restaurants’ duty to protect their patrons in an age of growing food reactions.
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Will the threat of jail improve safety?
In recent years, enforcement of occupational health and safety laws has taken on more of a criminal appearance. OHS regulators have increased pressure to punish employers and their representatives when accidents occur in the workplace.
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