HSE director touts digital software as key COVID-19 solution

Avenge Energy Services implemented digital solutions at the start of the pandemic, a strategy which seems to have paid off

Transport Canada limits work hours, requires fatigue intervention for railway employees

‘The new rules represent a historic improvement over the existing framework and incorporate modern and evidence-based fatigue management principles’

Manufacturers, exporters launch Made Safe NL

‘Employers must be proactive in implementing a diverse and inclusive culture within their organizations to be respectful of human rights'

Draining, the forgotten player in the fight against COVID-19

An effective drainage system can really make a difference

British Columbia requires masks in the workplace

‘This new order will ensure we have the tools necessary to enforce the mask mandate’

Ontario to use rapid test for long-term care homes staff

‘This new technology can provide test results in hours, even minutes, instead of days’

Cyber-attacks on web applications up 800 per cent in H1 2020: Report

Software-defined security emerging as significant trend in development of network security

Saskatchewan senior care workers get wage supplement

‘Our government will ensure that workers who are impacted by these new measures receive the financial assistance that they need’

Property managers report good communication, lower cleaning costs: survey

“Our survey clearly shows the majority of property managers are staying on top of cleaning issues during the pandemic”

OPINION

Managing psychological risk

‘Many companies have policies and even procedures to deal with harassment and bullying. Most of them miss the mark’

In an age of contactless journeys, vehicle drivers in both the private and public sectors face new challenges – how can they keep a safe distance?

Asbestos, mould: home and work hazards

Hazard recognition is the key starting point to managing health and safety risks, whether at home or at work. Two hazards that present real danger at home or at work are asbestos and mould

Mentoring, coaching, and leading

"Mentoring is about leadership. If you are a leader, or want to be, then mentoring is something that comes with the job description"

Setting goals for safety culture

Though potentially not as exciting as some of your holiday plans, setting meaningful and achievable goals for safety can be a great gift to both you and your organization, and you don't even have to worry about wrapping paper!

PROFILES

My Safety Moment – Jeet Tulshi

Tulshi has a unique profile which spans both government and industry

Engaging, educating and empowering organizations

Lisa McGuire is the CEO and founder of the Manufacturing Safety Alliance of BC

PRODUCTS

Honeywell ThermoRebellion

The Honeywell ThermoRebellion system is part of a broader, cross-Honeywell effort

Southworth Products Air Cargo Lifts

Lifts can be equipped with a wide range of options