Top legal trends in the OHS sphere in 2020

Top legal trends in the OHS sphere in 2020

Quebec pay disparities revealed in new report

ISQ survey reveals that the province’s government employees are paid less compared to others

Saskatchewan providing mental health first aid training to school staff

‘I encourage all provincial school divisions to take part to help remove the stigma around mental health’

OHS in Canada: Ontario leads the way

From 1910s to the 1960s, Canada was on a slow (but steady) road to safety

Ontario manufacturer fined for worker’s aircraft wing injury

One end of the wing pinned one worker to the floor

Yukon requires wearing of mask in all indoor workplaces

‘The simple act of wearing a mask in all indoor public spaces means we are protecting the health and safety of our families, our communities and the most vulnerable in our territory’

Current situation for teachers is “grim” and “utterly unreasonable” reveals report

‘COVID-19 continues to take a toll and leaves no one behind’

Union calls for stricter mask rules implementation to protect B.C. drivers

‘The drivers are responsible for the safe operation of the vehicles to get members of the public where they need to go, but not at the risk of their own health and safety’

Ontario, P.E.I. announce safety measures to keep schools safe for workers

"This plan is now giving us the flexibility to expand voluntary testing and provide additional funding to support all of our school boards in priority communities"

OPINION

If you can understand that headline, you’ve spent too long at the office

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"

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

breathesimple free breath training for COVID-19 sufferers

As COVID-19 expands globally, demands for long-term rehab support have emerged

WhatsUp? Mobile app

Provides daily tools that promote positive mental health and wellbeing for everyone in your organisation