Thousands of Canadians getting COVID-19 at work

CBC News published this video item, entitled “Thousands of Canadians getting COVID-19 at work” – below is their description.

CBC News reached out to provincial workplace compensation boards across the country and found that more than 26,000 claims have been filed for contracting COVID-19 at work. 

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