Construction firm fined $20K for fall risk violation

No fall protection systems had been put in place

Return to Work: Are video interviews a safe way forward?

A must during the pandemic, are video interviews here to stay?

Worker injured from contact with cutting machine

Employer fined $90,000 plus surcharge

Ontario investing to reduce surgical wait times

Funding to help province’s health care system perform up to 67,000 additional surgeries and procedures

How to deal with workplace violence

In recent years, issues around workplace harassment have been thrust into the spotlight

Transport Canada issues fines for uncertified commercial tour boat

Tour boat was hired by a group of friends to tour Lake Simcoe for a private gathering in 2020

Alberta closes first intake of Alberta Jobs Now program

Program to help 14,000 workers get back to work

New guide aims to address vaccine hesitancy

"Billboards and social media are not able to talk directly to people"

B.C. launching specialized team to support locals' mental health

Two nurses to provide service for initial rollout

OPINION

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

The hazards of lacking focus

Columnist Loretta Bouwmeester on the ill effects of the pandemic, why the lack of mind on task is a workplace hazard, and how to remedy it

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

Dentec SenTecDX

New eye protection provides 99.9 per cent UV protection

Honeywell CT45 mobile computer

CT45 mobile computers are an all-purpose productivity tool