P.E.I. launches new website to support farmers’ mental health

‘Mental health is an incredibly important issue in today’s farming environment’

Office air may be negatively affecting worker health, productivity: Report

Volatile organic compounds can be major contaminants in office settings

Union demands copy of report on college's workplace culture

Investigator scheduled to deliver findings today

Amazon workers concerned about their safety

U.S. senators issue letter condemning the company's 'dismal' safety records

BCRSP, Australian group focus on ethics, professional practice

‘OHS professionals have an inbuilt desire to be an ethical professional'

Labour ministers meet to discuss workplace safety

Standards harmonization, violence, mental health on docket

Ontario looking for feedback on pre-start review requirements

Aims to ensure they 'reflect the realities of today's workplaces'

Transport Canada sets new train speed limits following CP derailment

Order took effect at midnight of Feb. 7 and will be in place for 30 days

WorkSafeBC issues bulletin on noise for construction workers

Includes reminder about hearing test, wearing PPE

NEWS

Mentorship important for career development

‘Find someone that you can make a connection with and that you find very easy to learn from,’ says Women in Safety speaker

Authentic leadership style needed for advancement

Women need to figure out their 'superpowers,' says Women in Safety speaker

OPINION

Top 10 work safety mistakes

Ignoring cultural differences, thinking of safety as a cost among oversights

Compliance versus commitment

Firms aspiring to leading-edge safety need to do more than what regulations demand

18 ways to improve workplace mental health

One-third of the societal cost of mental illnesses are related to work disruptions

Kick start 2020 with good habits

Conduct a self-assessment, update social media

Upon receiving a complaint from a worker, the next step is to conduct an air quality assessment

PROFILES

My Safety Moment – Arlene Ledi-Thom

Mom of 3 hopes that her work in OHS has made the world a safer place for her children

My Safety Moment – David Irwin

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

PRODUCTS

Stronghold Quick-Switch Total Tether System

Technology allows workers to switch tools from one connection point to another in one motion

P3 Operator Controlled Load Leveler

Pallet leveler allows operator to control height