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10 Questions Every Ontario Employer Should Ask Themselves Before Reopening

You want to reopen your organization. You want to keep your employees and customers safe. You need to be compliant with OHSA regulations. You want your business to return to “normal.” The bottom line—you want to be as safe from…

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Everything Employers Need to Know About Respirator Fit Testing

As organizations across Canada continue to take steps to prevent the spread of COVID-19, many employers are developing new policies and using new personal protective equipment (PPE). Although respirators have been used in industrial and healthcare workplaces for years, they…

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Coronavirus – Answers to Employers’ Frequently Asked Questions

The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak is an evolving situation affecting people and organizations around the world. OSG strives to do everything we can to help protect the health and safety of our clients, partners, and workers. Below are answers to…

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Personal Protective Equipment: 4 Steps Employers Must Take When Using PPE to Mitigate Hazards

The use of personal protective equipment (PPE) goes way back in time. It can be traced to the eighth century B.C in the famous poem “Homers Odyssey”. In the poem, there was a brief description of Laertes using gloves to…