In wake of Nova Scotia killings, Toronto police asked to review public access to uniforms and equipment

In the wake of last month’s deadly Nova Scotia shooting rampage, the Toronto police board has asked the force to review if there are any “vulnerabilities” that could allow a member of the public to access officer uniforms or equipment. As part of a review of the “critical issues” highlighted by the April tragedy, the […]

‘A lack of PPE will lead to more deaths of frontline workers’ – son of doctor who died from coronavirus after pleading for more protective equipment for NHS staff

10 Apr 2020 Throughout this crisis, we’ve been talking to frontline workers in the NHS about their concerns, hopes and worries as they tackle the Covid-19 outbreak.  Throughout this crisis, we’ve been talking to frontline workers in the NHS about their concerns, hopes and worries as they tackle the Covid-19 outbreak. Well, at least twenty […]

China donates thousands of medical masks, personal protective equipment to Canada

TORONTO — China has donated thousands of medical supplies to Canada to aid in the fight against the COVID-19, according to the Chinese Embassy in Ottawa. In a tweet published on Saturday morning, the embassy said it had sent 30,000 medical masks, 10,000 sets of protective clothing, 10,000 goggles and 50,000 pairs of gloves to […]