Archive: 10/03/2009

The changing roles of mothers and fathers

Elvire Vaucher is a professor at the Université de Montréal School of Optometry. Her husband is an artist who works from home. Upon the birth of their second child in 2003, she took only three months maternity ...

dateMar 10, 2009 in Social Sciences
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Noisy workplaces can make workers deaf

The majority of the 650,000 employees from Quebec's manufacturing sector - specifically those working in metallurgy and sawmilling - are exposed to noise levels that exceed governmental norms.

dateMar 10, 2009 in Health
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Hewlett Packard to create 500 jobs in Ireland

US technology company Hewlett Packard is to create 500 jobs with an 18-million-euro (23-million-dollar) expansion of its global service desk operation in Leixlip, County Kildare southwest of Dublin, Prime Minister Brian Cowen ...

dateMar 10, 2009 in Business
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