Dave Rebbitt

Dave Rebbitt

Dave Rebbitt is the CEO of Rarebit Consulting providing services across Western Canada. With over 30 years in health and safety, he continues to be involved in the development of the profession. Dave is the most published author of health and safety in Canada. He has published numerous peer reviewed articles in several countries and some books such as Effective Safety Committees and Harassment and Workplace Violence Investigations. He can be reached through www.rarebit.ca.

Investigating or ambushing?

How to use to best practices when looking into bullying and harassment allegations

Investigating or ambushing?

Bullying: Investigation required?

Most companies have 'woefully inadequate' policies and procedures that fall well short of legislated requirements – and worker rights

Bullying: Investigation required?

When to investigate – or not

Do you have a robust and consistent process? Is the person making the decisions sufficiently trained and experienced?

When to investigate – or not

Field Hazard Assessments - Safer?

Are they are as popular – and efficient – as some believe?

Field Hazard Assessments - Safer?

Safety and lollipop moments

Health and safety is about people, and the way we interact matters

Safety and lollipop moments

Safety improvements – more is more?

'In a profession dedicated to preventing harm to people, we are often loath to explain the hard truths such as there is no zero risk'

Safety improvements – more is more?

Measuring failure, and failing

And how the measure speaks to the lack of business acumen in OHS

Measuring failure, and failing

The iceberg is melting

The iceberg is big and imposing – and outdated

The iceberg is melting

What are the trends in health and safety for 2022?

Mental health and pandemic (again) amid this year's challenges, says COS columnist

What are the trends in health and safety for 2022?

Safety as imagined

How do health and safety people perceive their function?

Safety as imagined