Boris Johnson says COVID-19 has been a disaster for Britain
Big-money pledges for schools, housing and infrastructure in an attempt to move on from the pandemic.
Disasters foretold: Boeing 737 Max 8 and Lac Megantic
Is the erosion of regulations to blame for notorious transportation tragedies?
Federal natural disaster bills now average more than $430M a year
Germanwatch’s Climate Risk Index lists Canada ninth among the countries most affected by climate change in 2018.
Three engineers to face disciplinary hearings in Mount Polley disaster
Disaster at BC gold and copper mine sent 24 million cubic metres of mine waste and sludge into nearby waterways.
Building inspections in Bangladesh show other factories at risk
$20 billion industry is struggling to regain the confidence of Western clothing companies.
Poultry plant fires shows little has changed for many Chinese workers
Callous approach to worker safety in China that leads to frequent industrial disasters.
Japan’s aftershocks ripple through global economy
The earthquake that devastated the northeastern region of Japan on March 11 is also a harsh reminder to manufacturers of the risks they face in global markets.
BP spill not an argument to ramp up oil sands production
An aerial view of oil sand mining in Alberta.Photo:…