Top stories: Week of Feb. 6, 2023

A member of 5 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group shoots at a simulated enemy near Quebec City, on Nov. 9, 2022. Photo: Corporal Sébastien Lauzier-Labarre, Valcartier Imaging Section, Canadian Armed Forces

Top stories for employment lawyers and HR professionals this week include:

Canadian Forces soldier awarded benefits following off-duty assault, tribunal cites military’s ‘sexualized environment’

Calgary firefighter who quit in protest over vaccine mandate has case tossed by labour board

‘Irresistible force’ meets ‘immovable object’: Board sides with employer in vaccine dispute

Human rights complaint against Walmart pharmacist tossed by Ontario tribunal

Toronto company justified in firing man who stole two carpets and provided a strange explanation for his actions

The ‘blue wall’ of silence allows bullying, sexual abuse and violence to infect police forces