Thirty years after Westray disaster, families say justice still rare in multiple worker deaths

NEW GLASGOW, N.S. — Family members who lost loved ones in the Westray coal mining disaster in Nova Scotia marked the 30th anniversary May 9 at a memorial park, while continuing their calls for more criminal prosecutions of workplace deaths. Genesta Halloran-Peters says the loss of her husband, John Halloran, had a huge impact on … Continue reading Thirty years after Westray disaster, families say justice still rare in multiple worker deaths