OHS Canada Magazine

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October 21, 2019  

Record one million take part in B.C. earthquake preparedness drill

ShakeOut program teaches “Drop, Cover, and Hold On!” technique

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October 21, 2019  

U.S. safety council urges zero tolerance for cannabis usage by safety-sensitive workers

Updated policy released by national body

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October 18, 2019  

Alberta takes second look at trucking changes after meeting Broncos families

Exceptions from mandatory entry-level training in spotlight

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October 17, 2019  

Halifax police prohibited from taking service weapons home: chief

Policy change follows arrests of three officers in last month

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October 17, 2019  

‘Sky didn’t fall’: Police, lawyers still adjusting after pot legalization

Tools to detect stoned drivers still lacking

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October 16, 2019  

Court bans striking hotel workers in Vancouver from using sirens to make noise

Picketer injured security guard when blowing horn directly into his ear

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October 16, 2019  

Lululemon launches investigation into alleged worker abuse at supplier factory

Female staff suffered verbal, physical abuse: report

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October 15, 2019  

‘Blond hair everywhere:’ Nurse first on scene remembers Humboldt Broncos crash

Saskatchewan tragedy continues to bring first responder to tears

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October 15, 2019  

Trudeau dons protective vest as security threat delays Toronto-area rally

Political rivals condemn ‘threats of violence’ with election on horizon

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October 12, 2019  

P.E.I. campaign aims to reduce construction accidents

Officers to ensure workers are wearing proper equipment

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October 11, 2019  

TSB releases report after jet slides during icy landing at Halifax airport

Incident occurred during shift change by ground maintenance crews

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October 11, 2019  

Canadian medical groups urge climate change action

Heat waves, forest fires causing physical, mental health issues: letter

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October 10, 2019  

Toronto Syrian restaurant set to reopen after death threats prompted closure

Staff safety cited in decision to close Soufi’s

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October 10, 2019  

TransUnion breach shows rising threat of third-party cyberattacks

Important for companies to invest further in staff training: expert

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October 9, 2019  

Health and safety review underway at Fiera Foods after worker death

Five deaths have occurred at industrial bakery since 1999

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October 9, 2019  

Compassionate ‘zero-suicide’ prevention on campuses urgently needed

Canadian universities must respond to mental health issues: experts

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October 8, 2019  

National OHS scholarships up for grabs

Academic award honours OHS pioneer Dick Martin

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October 8, 2019  

Normalizing mental health key to preventing police suicides: report

Efforts should begin prior to recruitment, extend through officers’ careers

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October 7, 2019  

Toronto police launch mental health and addictions strategy

Health and safety a priority in new initiative

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October 7, 2019  

Quebec government worker dies in workplace accident on cranberry farm

Woman fell from platform while filming