OHS Canada Magazine

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February 28, 2020  

Strains, sprains leading cause of workplace injury in Ontario

February 29 is International Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI) Awareness Day

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February 28, 2020  

Canada prepared to monitor for community spread of COVID-19

Quebec reports first presumptive case of coronavirus

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February 28, 2020  

Nova Scotia legislature sergeant-at-arms will be required to be armed

Proposed legislation will increase safety, security: minister

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February 27, 2020  

Gunman kills 5 at Milwaukee brewery before taking own life

Authorities offered no immediate motive for the attack

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February 27, 2020  

False nuclear alarm in Ontario was due to human error, investigation finds

Officer immediately realized error, but uncertainties delayed correction

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February 27, 2020  

Bolder actions, words from protesters behind Quebec and Ontario rail blockades

Safety a growing concern as demonstrators light fires, stand on tracks

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February 26, 2020  

Prepare for new coronavirus like an emergency, health minister advises

Rash of new cases in Italy, Iran, South Korea, Japan

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February 26, 2020  

Anonymous threat causes Casino Rama to evacuate property

UPDATE: Casino reopens following investigation

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February 26, 2020  

‘Mixed verdict’ in Weinstein case may disappoint some #MeToo supporters

Decision doesn’t account for ‘predatory’ behaviour: legal scholar

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February 25, 2020  

All Canadians evacuated from Wuhan released from quarantine at CFB Trenton

No signs of coronavirus amongst evacuees, says chief public health officer

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February 25, 2020  

Redesigned program supports correctional officers’ mental health in Ontario

‘Those who work in the correctional system often have a challenging and dangerous job’

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February 21, 2020  

Flu shot protected most people during unusual influenza season: study

Vaccine prevented nearly 60 per cent of recipients from infection

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February 20, 2020  

Students, newcomers advised to think safety when entering the workforce

Injury rate for new workers three to four times higher in first month

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February 20, 2020  

Two dead, others seriously injured in massive pileup south of Montreal

About 200 vehicles involved in highway wreck

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February 19, 2020  

Worker shocked at future Edmonton-area Amazon warehouse dies, family confirms

Victim was placed in medically induced coma following incident

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February 19, 2020  

Construction firm fined $125K for 2018 worker death at Billy Bishop Airport

Vixman also sentenced to 18 months’ probation by Ontario court

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February 18, 2020  

Quebec snowmobile tragedy raises questions about adventure tourism

How can one properly regulate risk and adventure?

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February 18, 2020  

Nurses’ unions warn national standards for coronavirus protection too low

Safety protocols are inadequate, says union president

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February 14, 2020  

Dentists worried about shortage of masks in light of coronavirus outbreak

Public has rushed to stockpile protective gear

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February 14, 2020  

Government charts path toward supporting occupational PTSD sufferers

Framework aimed at people whose jobs put them at greater risk