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Winnipeg (20 August 2015) By a wide margin, Canadians do not trust the food processing industry to police its own safety practices and expect the federal government to ensure that what we eat is safe, according to a new Nanos poll released this morning.
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Speaking notes for Bob Kingston, President, Agriculture Union – PSAC and Rob MacDonald, Regional Vice President for Ontario, Agriculture Union – PSAC .
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Food Safety in the News:
The union representing Canada’s meat inspectors claims that planned budget cuts will result in the spread of more food-borne diseases across the country.
The union representing Canada’s meat inspectors says slaughter facilities in Manitoba are severely understaffed and public safety is at risk.
All federal meat inspection teams responsible for overseeing slaughter plants in Ontario are operating short-staffed — a situation that is putting food safety in the province at risk, Canada’s agriculture union charged Tuesday.