Public Safety This category contains the most recent news regarding public safety, including policy decisions, legislation, and education efforts. Find releases encompassing road safety, food safety, workplace accident prevention, product recalls, testing standards, and awareness campaigns. Also included are stories about crime rates, law enforcement efforts, alcohol and drug abuse health alerts, anti-contamination measures and disease control.

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12:30 ET Swoop Announces Support for Canada's Healthcare Workers Through The Frontline Fund

CALGARY, June 4, 2020 /CNW/ - Today, Swoop announced a new charitable initiative with The Frontline Fund, raising funds in support of Canada's...


11:00 ET COVID-19 Pandemic - The government presents its daily update

QUÉBEC CITY, June 4, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - The latest data on COVID-19's development in Québec reveal 259 new cases over the past 24 hours, bringing...


08:37 ET DERMALOG Fever Check at the Wiesbaden Casino

With its Fever Detection Camera, DERMALOG has developed a solution that measures body temperatures fast and accurately when walking by and can...


Jun 03, 2020, 16:00 ET Homelessness and COVID-19 - The Need for Alternative Shelter Tolerance

MONTRÉAL, June 3, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - The Service de police de la Ville de Montréal (SPVM), under the directive of the comité de coordination des...


Jun 03, 2020, 15:51 ET FSRA Releases Guidance Aimed at Protecting Auto Insurance Claimants While Physical Distancing Restrictions in Place

TORONTO, June 3, 2020 /CNW/ - The Financial Services Regulatory Authority of Ontario (FSRA) is continuing to work with those we regulate to ensure...


Jun 03, 2020, 08:21 ET Art market leaders host charity auction in support of Canadian food banks

Heffel Fine Art Auction House has partnered with Nicholas Metivier Gallery to host an online charity art auction to benefit Canadians impacted by the ...


Jun 02, 2020, 11:14 ET COVID-19 Pandemic - The government presents its daily update

QUÉBEC CITY, June 2, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - The latest data on COVID-19's development in Québec reveal 239 new cases over the past 24 hours, bringing...


Jun 02, 2020, 09:40 ET DERMALOG Fever Check at Clever Fit Gym

After a mandatory corona break of several weeks, sports facilities and fitness studios in Germany are reopening. Operators have to comply with...


Jun 02, 2020, 07:00 ET Technopath Clinical Diagnostics Launches the First Not-For-Profit COVID-19 Antibody Testing Initiative to Support Companies in Ireland

Technopath Clinical Diagnostics today announced that it is rolling out COVID-19 antibody testing in Ireland to help businesses navigate a safer...


Jun 01, 2020, 15:08 ET CAJ: Police must stop attacking journalists covering protests in the U.S

OTTAWA, June 1, 2020 /CNW/ - The Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ) is outraged after hearing CBC journalist Susan Ormiston's report that U.S. ...


Jun 01, 2020, 13:00 ET The Rexall Care Network Supports Caregiver Mental Health

Rexall stores launch caregiver campaign through the Canadian Mental Health Association MISSISSAUGA, ON, June 1, 2020 /CNW/ - Today, Rexall is...


Jun 01, 2020, 11:09 ET COVID-19 Pandemic - The government presents its daily update

QUÉBEC CITY, June 1, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - The latest data on COVID-19's development in Québec reveal 295 new cases over the past 24 hours, bringing...


Jun 01, 2020, 09:00 ET Scotiabank Simplifies Digital Banking with a New Resource for Seniors -- Bank Your Way

TORONTO, June 1, 2020 /CNW/ - Today, Scotiabank launches a new information hub for seniors called Bank Your Way, a tool to guide customers through...


Jun 01, 2020, 06:00 ET Many Canadians relying on family and friends for mental health support during COVID-19

Five signs that may indicate you need additional support TORONTO, June 1, 2020 /CNW/ - Canadians navigating COVID-19 are turning to family and...


Jun 01, 2020, 06:00 ET Excellon Provides Update on Restart of Operations

TORONTO, June 1, 2020 /CNW/ - Excellon Resources Inc. (TSX:EXN, EXN.WT, OTC:EXLLF and FRA:E4X1) ("Excellon" or the "Company") is pleased to announce...


May 31, 2020, 14:07 ET Ontario Government Must Take Immediate Control of Sienna Woodbridge Vista Care Community to Keep Seniors and Staff Safe

TORONTO, May 31, 2020 /CNW/ - SEIU Healthcare writes letter to Premier Ford with concerns regarding the Sienna's Woodbridge Vista Care Community. May ...


May 29, 2020, 14:05 ET AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde Says Today's Funding is Much Needed to Continue the Fight against COVID-19

OTTAWA, May 29, 2020 /CNW/ - Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde says the Prime Minister's announcement of new funding to ...


May 29, 2020, 12:27 ET Statement from the Chief Public Health Officer of Canada on COVID-19

OTTAWA, May 29, 2020 /CNW/ - In lieu of a daily in-person update to the media, Dr. Theresa Tam, Canada's Chief Public Health Officer, issued the...


May 29, 2020, 10:18 ET With Sex Toys Flying Off The Shelf, Pink Cherry Donates Portion of Profits to COVID-19 Charities

TORONTO and LAS VEGAS, May 29, 2020 /CNW/ - PinkCherry, a leading online store for sex toys, intimacy, and lingerie products, has seen a huge spike...


May 29, 2020, 09:44 ET Minister Garneau announces updated measures for cruise ships and passenger vessels in Canadian waters up to October 31, 2020

OTTAWA, May 29, 2020 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada continues to monitor the evolution of the COVID-19 pandemic and the impacts it is having on the ...


May 29, 2020, 09:00 ET Serta Simmons Bedding to Donate Mattresses to Long Term Care Homes and Shelters in Toronto and Quebec

TORONTO, May 29, 2020 /CNW/ - Serta Simmons Bedding (SSB), Canada's premier mattress company will donate mattresses to local long-term care homes and ...


May 28, 2020, 17:53 ET RNAO Calls for Immediate Action in Response to the Canadian Armed Forces' LTC report with Minister Fullerton's July 31 Report to Legislature

TORONTO, May 28, 2020 /CNW/ - The Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario (RNAO) is calling on the government to take immediate and concrete action ...


May 28, 2020, 11:16 ET RBC and Marriott Bonvoy collaborate to support first responders with up to 5,000 free room nights

TORONTO, May 28, 2020 /CNW/ - In recognition of healthcare workers and caregivers on the frontlines battling COVID-19 in communities across Canada,...


May 28, 2020, 10:00 ET A New Survey Reveals 53% of Salon Owners and Hairstylists Are Unsure About Their Province's COVID-19 Health and Safety Guidelines

TORONTO, May 28, 2020 /CNW/ - In a new survey by Salon Magazine, Canada's leading trade magazine for beauty professionals, salon owners, hairstylists ...


May 28, 2020, 09:00 ET InUnison Launches "StaySafe" a COVID-19 Re-opening Health and Safety Service

Comprehensive On-line Compliance System for Businesses across Canada CALGARY, May 28, 2020 /CNW/ - InUnison Technologies Corporation in partnership...