Nova Scotia expanding WCB coverage to all firefighters

Consultations to be held this winter regarding expanding the list of cancers

Employers must arm new employees with proper safety training, say scholarship winners

'The blame, although often directed at the worker, falls on the employer'

New manufacturing, processing safety council launching in N.L.

Manufacturing sector had highest lost-time incident rate than any other sector last year

Propane, batteries, bullets in recycling putting workers at risk

Recycling companies in British Columbia have seen 7 fires this year alone

Air taxi operations at highest risk of incidents, fatalities: TSB

Agency issues 4 new recommendations to improve safety

WCB P.E.I. launches app for health and safety information

Confined space, fall protection among included topics

Does cannabis use help reduce effects of PTSD?

UBC study finds link between non-users and higher rates of depression, suicidal thoughts

Parents of drum technician killed in Radiohead stage collapse demand apology

Inadequate technical advice, construction techniques led to collapse of roof system

P.E.I. introduces workplace harassment regulations

New requirements come into effect July 1

OPINION

Arbitrator upheld termination because he did not have drug addiction

First aid and CPR certifications demystified

Different options available for assisting adults, children

But concerted effort is needed with everyone working together

Feds overhaul violence, harassment legislation

Employers must provide regular updates on status of resolution

Compliance is a risky business

Promoting compliance may not promote the professional credibility you are looking for

PROFILES

My Safety Moment – David Irwin

'My ultimate goal has always been to put myself out of work'

CEO of WorkSafeBC focusing on mental health, innovation

Asbestos exposure also top priority

PRODUCTS

Kee Safety Crossovers

Platforms provide safety access over rooftop obstructions

Genie Lift Connect

New telematics program focuses on actionable information, flexibility, transparency