Glyn Jones

Glyn Jones

Glyn Jones is a partner at EHS Partnerships in Calgary. He is a consulting occupational health and safety professional with 30 years of experience. He also provides program design and instructional support to the University of New Brunswick’s OHS certificate and diploma programs. You can follow him on Twitter at @glynjones_ehsp or he can be reached at gjones@ehsp.ca.

 

Risk communication in a pandemic

Glyn Jones, a partner at EHS Partnerships, explains why it is essential for safety professionals to perfect their risk communication skills in the midst of a pandemic

Risk communication in a pandemic

Upgrade your skills for success

Glyn Jones, partner at EHS Partnerships, explains how to upgrade your hard skills and your soft skills to further your career in the occupational health and safety field

Upgrade your skills for success

Biohazards: Understanding health risks and controls

COVID-19 provides an essential insight into how the safety community responds to and handles biohazard risks in the workplace, as well as further efforts to be made, writes Glyn Jones

Biohazards: Understanding health risks and controls

Back to basics: General first aid

Conducting a proper risk assessment, providing the right education and training to workers are important ingredients for a successful first-aid program.

Back to basics: General first aid

Gig economy posing new safety risks

Employer does not control employee’s hours of work, so it cannot manage the risk

Gig economy posing new safety risks

Mild steel welding fume — the newest workplace carcinogen

Welding operations will require a strict regimen of controls

Mild steel welding fume — the newest workplace carcinogen

Different groups working towards professional status

But concerted effort is needed with everyone working together

Different groups working towards professional status

Legionnaires’ outbreaks serve as reminder to manage risk

Start with proper environmental assessment to control bacteria growth

Legionnaires’ outbreaks serve as reminder to manage risk

The ethical dilemma

Your values need to line up with codes of conduct from various OHS groups

The ethical dilemma

A strong brand can build your influence

Authenticity, consistency key elements to driving change

A strong brand can build your influence