Opinion

Sensitization – a sensitive issue for employers

Sensitization – a sensitive issue for employers

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

9 health and safety trends for 2020

9 health and safety trends for 2020

Marijuana debate is out, COR overhaul is in

Compliance versus commitment

Compliance versus commitment

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

Gig economy posing new safety risks

Gig economy posing new safety risks

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

Do schools need to be schooled on teacher safety?

Do schools need to be schooled on teacher safety?

Violence increasing but stigma attached to reporting incidents

Can OHS-related terminations be justified?

Can OHS-related terminations be justified?

Progressive discipline may support case for just cause dismissal

Mild steel welding fume — the newest workplace carcinogen

Mild steel welding fume — the newest workplace carcinogen

Welding operations will require a strict regimen of controls

Does zero mean nothing?

Does zero mean nothing?

Evidence shows that every task can be done without hurting workers