Is Using a Cell Phone “Distracted Driving”?

Not Always The Alberta Traffic Safety Act provides that no individual shall drive or operate a vehicle while at the same time holding, viewing or manipulating a cell phone or other similar device, broadly defined to include just about any type of communication or electronic device, or a display screen, or a global positioning system.
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Supervisors Personally Liable for Negligent Acts of Employees

A recent Ontario case serves as a chilling reminder that negligence on the job that results in death or serious harm can lead to criminal charges against for managers and supervisors. Corporations and their directors and officers may also be held criminally or civilly liable for the actions of their employees and are at risk
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Assisted Suicide

Have You Set Out Your Wishes In Your Personal Directive? The Criminal Code provision prohibiting assisted suicide has been declared invalid as against a physician who assists in ending the life for a competent adult person who 1) clearly consents to the termination of life; and 2) has a grievous and irremediable medical condition (including
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