Bark of dog gang worse than bite on N.S. postie

Appeal court finds dog owners not negligent
|Canadian Employment Law Today

After 12 years of litigation, the Canadian government has lost its appeal on behalf of a postal carrier “swarmed” by four dogs on his route.

Although the immediate injury to George Richardson was limited to facial cuts, he has not worked since the day in question, Oct. 5, 1987. Because he elected to receive compensation under the

Government Employees Compensation Act