September 14th, 2018

R v Precision Diversified, 2018 Alberta Court Of Appeal – Crown Must Prove That Worker Safety Is “Reasonably Practical”

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Crown appeal from a summary conviction appeal judgment overturning convictions under the Occupational Health and Safety Act [OHSA] in relation to a workplace fatality. Questions of law on appeal were (1) whether the appeal judge erred in requiring the Crown to prove negligence or negate due diligence as part of the actus reus and (2) … Read More.