Saw this in another thread. Figured it better to reply in a necro-thread, rather than start a new one since the topic has already been discussed, and so as not to take the original thread off-topic.
Paramedic licensure is set by the provincial regulators. I was only familiar with one city, in...
Especially when they are enrolled young and "moldable".
More likely to have a crime-free background with a ( relatively ) clean background check.
Important for applicants from a disadvantaged backgound.
Like the old saying, "You never had it so good."
This article from 2007 predicted the mess we are in now.
Canada's looming acute-care crisis
The health-care system is about to embrace the baby-boom generation and a recent symposium at Queen's University forecast that, at best, the results will be problematic. At worst, our system may implode...
Saw this from B.C. nine years ago,
Nothing new about deinstitutionalization.
Toronto experienced similar problems after the partial deinstitutionalization of 999 Queen St., and the closure of 3131 Lakeshore...
I'm not an expert on American criminal justice, or police procedures.
It was the financial cost of the lawsuits I was commenting on.
Not just in the U.S, and not just the police.
The city I worked for paid...
The City of Louisville taxpayers will pick up the tab.
According to the Louisville Courier-Journal, $5 million is coming from the city's risk management fund, while the remaining $7 million will be paid via the city's self-insurance fund.
To make matters worse, the insurance company, General...
From what I understand, anyone who wants to work on a film set must be at least triple-vaxxed, and double-masked ( even the crew ) when not in front of a camera.
As far as the science goes, some do their online research, and some are influenced by their favorite media and political...
We called it Standby Pay. But, I guess it's the same thing. If you don't mind me asking, how much is on call / standby pay?
We received three (3) hours pay at regular straight time hourly rate for each twenty-four (24) hour period within which you were assigned to stand by.
In my former place of employment ( unionized ), ours would be sent to Runnymede First Responders PTSD Rehab Centre in Toronto (named Station 3434).
After that, likely some time at The Farm. They operate a working farm near the Don Valley.
Or, maybe the ferries.
All sorts of places for some...