PM prods premiers to impose more stringent COVID-19 measures
Offers federal backing and not be deterred by the economic costs of shutting down businesses.
Second death at Cargill: calls for shutdown and worker input
OHS report says workers weren’t included in an internal review of circumstances leading to over 950 confirmed cases of COVID-19.
Virus forces Cargill meat packing plant to pause production
High River facility linked to more than 350 cases of the novel coronavirus.
AP NORC poll: Shutdown drags Trump approval to year-long low
Overall, 34% of Americans approve of Trump’s job performance in a survey.
Day 13 of US government partial shutdown: talks going nowhere
White House has rejected the Democrat package, Republicans who control the Senate are hesitant to take it up without Trump on board.
Crews working to clear ice-clogged Great Lakes shipping pathways
Shipping logjam caused weeklong shutdown at largest steel mill in the US.
Town of Norman Wells heat supply cut due to power outage at Imperial Oil
Power outage at Imperial natural gas facility prompts controlled shutdown.
Expert says CAW to target Chrysler first for a contract deal
“They can least afford a shutdown of operations in Canada.” — Tony Faria, University of Windsor
Avoid the costly shutdown blues
Shutdowns can be a high-stakes game for oil producers and other Alberta manufacturers. Having production down longer than the approved and budgeted time frame will lead to increased costs, poor labour use and lost revenue.
Toyota recall shuts down Canadian production
A RAV4 on the assembly line at Toyota’s Woodstock,…