May 4, 1942 (19th Parliament, 3rd Session)

LIB

Mr. LECLERC:

Liberal

1. Is the government aware that an explosion occurred recently at the works of the International Flare and Signal Company at Waterloo, Quebec, causing seven or eight deaths?
2. Has the government awarded any war contracts to this company?
3. If so, (a) what is the minimum salary or wages paid; (b) are employees injured in accidents occurring in -war industries entitled to workmen's compensation?

Topic:   MUNITIONS AND SUPPLY-TRANSFER OF OFFICES FROM OTTAWA
Subtopic:   LABOUR CONDITIONS-EXPLOSION AT WATERLOO, QUE., CHEMICAL PLANT
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