OSHA Chicago launches program to protect tank cleaning workers

Organization records 23 worker deaths, 97 incidents in transportation, tank cleaning industries since 2016

Mask use indoors no longer required in Yukon

Bars, restaurants will be able to return to full capacity for bar and countertop service

Committee releases new standard for eye, face protection

New consensus standard is first industry effort to standardize eye and face protectors used in occupational settings where the presence of spray and spurt biological hazards poses a risk

Access Control Group launches “Aware”

Proximity warning system designed to offer a comprehensive forklift safety solution

8 Ways to dispose of hazardous waste properly

Incorrect waste disposal poses a huge threat to worker health and safety

Register now for our OHS Law Masterclass!

Early Bird rates available for Sep 21 event

5-Star Safety Lawyers: Nominations close next week

Canadian Occupational Safety is still on the lookout for the country’s top-performing lawyers and law firms

Crane collapse prevention key for worker safety

Calls for crane safety to improve following tragic collapse in B.C. last month

OPINION

Sustainability: Beyond trees and whales

"It is not the pursuit of sustainability that drives efficiency, but rather the business processes engaged in that effort"

The importance of diversity, equity & inclusion in EHS

DEI initiatives seem to have lost the momentum gained in the last year

Employee competency continues to elude us

Despite continued efforts, some companies are not experiencing the improvements so hoped for. There are a number of reasons for this and one of them is that our worker competency development programs are lacking

Every action adds up

A little adds up to a lot — everyone can play a small part in contributing to a healthier and safer workplace by reporting on hazards, says columnist Lee-Anne Lyon-Bartley

27 per cent of people with disabilities still feel excluded in the workplace

PROFILES

Rising to the challenge

As Manager of Health and Wellness at George Brown College, Jacqueline Abel has been extremely busy since the start of the pandemic – but still finds the time to inspire aspiring OHS professionals

My Safety Moment – Kirwin Lalla

Lalla has 18 years in the industry and says that learning about safety is a continuous process

PRODUCTS

Access Control Group launches “Aware”

Proximity warning system designed to offer a comprehensive forklift safety solution

SafetyTek Toolbox Talks app

365 toolbox talks can now be scheduled, delivered and tracked daily with new SafetyTek App