A Step-By-Step Guide to Managing Workplace Accidents and Incidents

While the main goal of every health and safety program is to prevent injuries and accidents, the unfortunate reality is that they still happen in many workplaces. In 2021 alone, Ontario’s Workplace Safety Insurance Board (WSIB) reported over 220,000 injury…

Tips to Create a More Effective Joint Health & Safety Committee

Everyone in an organization has a part to play in keeping the workplace and each other safe.  When employers, supervisors, employees, and Joint Health & Safety Committees (JHSC) all work together to fulfil their health and safety responsibilities it can…

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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…