Vaughn Palmer: Pressure mounts on Horgan to declare wildfire crisis a state of emergency

Credit to Author: Stephen Snelgrove| Date: Tue, 20 Jul 2021 03:01:01 +0000

“I am absolutely prepared to call a SoE when it is required by those professionals that are putting their lives on the line to protect families, property, and B.C.” — Premier John Horgan

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Vaughn Palmer: B.C. Coroners Service has asked doctors not to issue death certificates in heat-related cases

Credit to Author: Stephen Snelgrove| Date: Tue, 13 Jul 2021 00:10:42 +0000

“Where heat is considered in any way contributory to death, the death is reportable to the B.C. Coroners Service. Please do not issue any medical certificates of death if you feel that heat may have played a part in the death.” — Dr. Jatinder Baidwan to B.C.’s doctors

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Vaughn Palmer: B.C. Coroners Service has asked doctors not to issue death certificates in heat-related cases

Credit to Author: Stephen Snelgrove| Date: Tue, 13 Jul 2021 00:10:42 +0000

“Where heat is considered in any way contributory to death, the death is reportable to the B.C. Coroners Service. Please do not issue any medical certificates of death if you feel that heat may have played a part in the death.” — Dr. Jatinder Baidwan to B.C.’s doctors

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