Storm slams Maritimes, workers' paycheques

Largest health board in Nova Scotia won't pay nurses, other staff for time missed because of massive winter storm
||Last Updated: 09/14/2006


he winter storm that slammed the Maritime provinces last week with record snowfall is hitting workers in the pocketbooks.

Thousands of nurses and other hospital workers in Halifax have been told by Capital Health — the largest health board in the province — that they will not be paid for storm days.