The Canadian Press

1999-09-09 | SCOC-Firefighter

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The BC Forest Service announced it was re-evaluating its fitness test after the Supreme Court ruled Sept. 9 that Tawney Meiorin (MAYR'-in) was discriminated against when she lost her forest firefighting job when she couldn't complete one portion of a test. Meiorin said BC should get rid of kinesiology specialists and hire veteran firefighters to revise the test.

Date: 1999-09-09
Placeline: Golden, BC, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 12 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << if you don't like people like the experience that I might not be able to run not fast the one that you take them instead of hiring someone that can run fast as got no experience at all because they're more of a safety how other than someone with all its experience >>

Clip ID: 19990909CPCN002