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Women Workers and Chemicals – Part 3 in a three-part series.

June 19th, 2017 | Comments (0)
The Price of Perfect Nails They may not look like dangerous worksites, but nail salons are coming under scrutiny as researchers sound the alarm aboutRead more...

Better Economic Times Ahead?

June 5th, 2017 | Comments (0)
Is more material handling in our future? With things looking up on the global economic front this may be the case. According to the UnitedRead more...

Suspended Work Platform Systems (SWPS) Training – A Preventable Tragedy

April 17th, 2017 | Comments (0)
Suspended Work Platform Systems (SWPS) Training A Preventable Tragedy Minutes before quitting time on Christmas Eve, 2009, four workers at a renovation project in TorontoRead more...

Women Workers and Chemicals – Part 2 in a three-part series.

November 19th, 2015 | Comments (0)
Women Workers and Chemicals – Part 2 in a three-part series. WOMEN WORKERS AND PLASTICS MANUFACTURING There is now a credible body of research showingRead more...

Women Workers and Chemicals – Part 1 in a three-part series.

November 16th, 2015 | Comments (0)
Women Workers and Chemicals – Part 1 in a three-part series. WORKER SAFETY: NEW CONCERNS FOR WOMEN DID YOU KNOW that female workers are atRead more...

Elevating work platform dangers

November 15th, 2015 | Comments (0)
Elevating work platform dangers The death of a New Brunswick carpenter after falling from an elevated work platform is a sobering illustration of the factRead more...

Sharing the Goal of Workplace Safety

October 3rd, 2015 | Comments (0)
Sharing the Goal of Workplace Safety We all share the goal of making Ontario’s workplaces safe and healthy. The Occupational Health and Safety Act providesRead more...

Ontario Ministry of Labour – ANNOUNCEMENT

October 2nd, 2015 | Comments (0)
Ontario Ministry of Labour – ANNOUNCEMENT The Ontario Ministry of Labour just announced changes to the training program and training provider standards for Joint HealthRead more...

Does the new Ontario Working from Heights training standard apply to you?

August 27th, 2015 | Comments (0)
By now, you are probably well aware of the new Ontario Ministry of Labour training standard for Working at Heights in the construction sector. ButRead more...

Put Backing-Up Risks Behind You

August 24th, 2015 | Comments (0)
Lauren McFarlane, BA, CHSC President Act First Safety I was nearly hit by a neighbour’s car as I was driving down my street the otherRead more...

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