Federal Credibility on Radon Undermined by Sluggish Action on Canada Labour Code

Posted by Kathleen Cooper and Christina Persad, CELA Senior Researcher and CELA Legal Intern on April 12, 2019 We all know about the latency of carcinogens. Many years – literally decades - can pass between exposure and cancer onset. The science is typically…

Canada Labour Code Reference Level for Radon  Letter to Hon. Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour

Title: Canada Labour Code Reference Level for Radon  Letter to Hon. Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour Resource Type: Letter Content: CELA-CanadaLabourCode-radon-limit # of Pages: 3 Date authored: April 8, 2019 Author/s: Kathleen Cooper Author Organization: Canadian…

Financial Incentives for Radon Mitigation: Logical Next Steps for a Priority Indoor Air Pollutant

Posted by Kathleen Cooper and Yvonne Mazurak, CELA Senior Researcher and CELA Legal Intern on March 18, 2019 Among indoor pollutants, radon is a top priority for two key reasons. First, scientific evidence clearly links radon to lung cancer. Second, many Canadians are affected.…

Environmental Scan of Radon Law and Policy: Best Practices in Canada and the European Union (webinar)

Title: Environmental Scan of Radon Law and Policy: Best Practices in Canada and the European Union (webinar) Webinar presentation to Canadian Association of Radon Scientists and Technologists (CARST) Content: 1242-Cooper-RadonPolicyScan-CARSTFeb2019 # of Pages: 25 Date authored: February 5, 2019 Publication…

Right to Healthy Housing and Access to Affordable Energy

Title: Right to Healthy Housing and Access to Affordable Energy Northern Regional Training Resource Type: Presentation Content: 1217-RightToHealthyHousing # of Pages: 70 Date authored: November 5, 2018 Publication number: 1217 Author/s: Kerrie Blaise Author Organization: CELA

Chronicles from the North

Posted by Kerrie Blaise , CELA Counsel on October 19, 2018 Last month, CELA was excited to announce its expansion of legal services in Northern Ontario. Six weeks into the pilot project, we are happy to share what we’ve heard and how we are responding.…