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Markham firefighter dies from work-related illness

Oct. 31, 2011, Markham, Ont. - A Markham firefighter has died from what is identified as a duty-related illness. Larry Pilkey died at his home Thursday with family at his side after a battle with brain cancer, a recognized illness under the Workers Safety Insurance Board Presumptive Legislation Act for firefighters. Yorkregion.com reports.

October 31, 2011
By Yorkregion.com

Oct. 31, 2011, Markham, Ont. – A Markham firefighter has died from what
is identified as a duty-related illness. Larry Pilkey died at his home
Thursday with family at his side after a
battle with brain cancer, a recognized illness under the Workers Safety
Insurance Board Presumptive Legislation Act for firefighters.
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