Do Canadian workers need a third COVID shot?

Medical expert says companies should be preparing staff for booster shots, with immunocompromised and essential workers first in line

'Health and safety chose me,' says risk and safety director

Pandemic has challenged safety officers who have not been trained to deal with an outbreak or this level of worker mental fatigue, she says

Hygiene best practices for food processing workers

Why lack of compliance with hygiene protocols can lead to serious health risks, according to Essity director

BC construction firm hit with huge six-figure fine

Worker caught in the press when operating machinery, company's risk practices at fault

Ontario employer fined after worker suffers "critical injury"

Firm handed five-figure penalty after worker got caught between two transformers

Montreal in mourning after death of firefighter

Pierre Lacroix paid 'ultimate sacrifice' says fire chief, provincial workplace heath and safety board among organizations investigating

Ontario government must 'better protect human life'

Coroner completes inquest into 1996 workplace death, jury recommends changes to risk process on construction sites

COS announces its 5-Star Safety Lawyers and Law Firms

Winners of inaugural 2021 edition revealed

OPINION

Avetta weighs in on the importance on mental health at work

70 per cent of Canadians view pharmacists as essential — an almost 10 per cent increase since the pandemic began

A beautiful day in the neighbourhood

Imagine if we thought of work like living in a great neighbourhood instead of a workplace

To understand and improve the way our organizations work, we need to start thinking “systems”

Employers should not forego the importance of a risk assessment and control measures

PROFILES

How does immigration status affect worker’s compensation, occupational health and safety?

WorkSafeBC fellowship awardee talks about her important research into worker's compensation and immigrant working conditions

WorkSafeBC fellowship awardee on the importance of good ergonomics

And how a personal connection led to this ergonomist’s passion for occupational health and safety

PRODUCTS

HYTEST FootRests 2.0 collection

Footwear manufacturer releases new styles for Fall 2021

ParticipACTION app

Helps encourage workplace health and wellness