WSIB services during the COVID-19 pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic is changing everyday life for people around the world, including how we work and do business

Top Canadian public health official looking to reuse PPE

Viable disinfection methods could help with shortages

Union wants equal access to PPE for London, ON, hospital workers

‘The argument that some workers have no chance of being exposed to COVID-19 is simply false’

Federal government invests to support women’s shelters, Indigenous peoples amid COVID-19

Funding could be used to purchase beds, protective physical barriers

3 Useful freely available health and safety online resources

‘We are simplifying access to safety education so more risk assessments and best practices can be implemented’

Canada Post: Union monitoring measures against COVID-19

‘We will stay vigilant as the situation develops each day’

Tim Hortons opening washrooms to truck drivers

‘We made it a priority to address these issues and we continue to work on how we can better serve truck drivers and all guests’

COVID-19: PM announces partnerships with Canadian industries to produce PPE

The Canadian government is asking businesses and manufacturers to increase production of medical equipment and supplies

Key preventative measures to keeping safe on the farm

Canadian Agricultural Safety Week ran from March 15-21, 2020

OPINION

Back to basics: General first aid

Conducting a proper risk assessment, providing the right education and training to workers are important ingredients for a successful first-aid program.

Incidents can shape safety culture

Establishing accountability and ownership, ensuring proper conduct for yourself, supervisors and management can strengthen culture post-incident

The Supreme Court of Canada has ruled that Canada Post does not have an obligation to perform site-safety inspections along all mail carrier routes due to lack of control

BCRSP updates CRSP examination blueprint

Case-based questions now worth more than independent questions

Top 10 work safety mistakes

Ignoring cultural differences, thinking of safety as a cost among oversights

PROFILES

New study links safety to productivity

The Canadian Institute for Safety, Wellness and Performance tackles everything from musculoskeletal disorders and work disability to post-traumatic stress injuries and fatigue

My Safety Moment – Kody Messenger

This thrill seeker enjoys figuring out how to work in extreme environments, such as confined spaces, underwater and in dangerous atmospheres

PRODUCTS

eCompliance Complimentary Product Offering for Hazardous Industries

The software company is introducing a new complimentary tool to help workplaces handle COVID-19

FOTRIC 226B automatic infrared temperature screening device

With the global spread of COVID-19, the market demand for screening abnormal body temperature in public places continues to grow