New web portal aims to increase visibility of BIPOC in film and TV

Bell Media and BIPOC TV & Film partnered up for new online initiative

Ontario courts to resume in-person procedures

‘We are now taking a careful and staged approach to expanding the operations of provincial courts and implementing strict public health measures so that in-person matters can be heard safely’

What is a fit to work assessment and do I need it?

Expert weighs in on implementing fit to work assessments as businesses slowly re-open

WorkSafeNB reminds workers to be mindful of heat-related risks

‘Workers must learn to recognize and watch for signs of heat-related stress’

One in two Canadians very concerned about their mental health as a result of COVID-19: Report

‘A tidal wave of affected people and families forming offshore right now’

ASSP wraps up Safety 2020 Virtual Conference & Expo

Due to the current pandemic, the annual conference was held online

Canadians worry about retirement challenges due to COVID-19: Report

‘By seeking financial advice and writing down an action plan, Canadians can feel better and navigate the uncertainty’

Staff at Ontario-run custody centres put at risk of COVID-19, says union

‘What's it going to take to get the ministry to take action to protect our youth and the workers who care for them? More fatalities?’

New virtual event features expert speakers sharing OHS insights

COS Connect features an unmissable line-up

NEWS

Open for business — and to risks

Employers are faced with safety, legal challenges as they move towards welcoming employees back to the workplace

The unseen danger of construction sites

Crystalline silica may be small, but the effects on workers’ health can be serious

OPINION

In a pandemic, your work matters

Legal expert Loretta Bouwmeester, a partner at Mathews Dinsdale & Clark, explains how to effectively contribute to your team or organization as a health and safety professional during a pandemic.

‘The wellbeing of customers, clients, and employees should always be your primary concern’

‘Many of the ways athletes prepare for competition in the heat to maximize their performance are practices that can be adopted in the workforce to maximize productivity’

'Any persons wishing to use the UV in the BSCs must receive training on the following safe work practices'

Food safety and OH&S matters during COVID-19

Five key things to know about food safety amid the current pandemic

PROFILES

My Safety Moment – Myrna Layton

This self-described "queen of chaos" has more than 23 years of experience in the industry

Man with a plan

WSIB CEO looks back on his tenure, talks about the organization's increasing focus on mental health and digital services

PRODUCTS

Blackline Safety and NevadaNano MPSTM Flammable Gas Sensor

Blackline adds cutting-edge MPSTM Flammable Gas Sensor technology to its lineup of cloud-connected G7 wearables

3M and HP Signage Templates

Through free graphics resources, print service providers can now more easily provide businesses and public facilities the social distancing signage needed to help protect the public