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N.L. expands cellphone driving ban; New minimum wage takes effect; 16.5 million people didn’t get H1N1 shot
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 10/19/2010

N.L. expands cellphone driving ban

St. John’s, N.L. — Newfoundland and Labrador’s tougher driving laws came into effect on Oct. 1. The new law extends the province’s ban on cellphone use while driving to other electronic texting devices such as BlackBerrys.

New minimum wage takes effect