OHS Canada Magazine

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March 31, 2020  

PODCAST: The ins and outs of the N95 mask

COVID-19 pandemic puts PPE in high demand

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March 31, 2020  

Nova Scotia lobster boat that sank was modified with tailgate: safety board

Vessel capsized but skipper, 3 crew members were rescued

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March 31, 2020  

Can masks help stop COVID-19? Expert says Canadians should learn more about them

‘Masks are a controversial thing right now in our country’

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March 31, 2020  

Levitt-Safety announces mass Canadian effort to source PPE

Company aims to leverage buying power to reduce costs

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March 30, 2020  

Ontario extends working-at-heights certifications during COVID-19

Some trained in 2017 given an extra year to renew paperwork

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March 30, 2020  

Ontario extends emergency measures, closes all outdoor recreation amenities

COVID-19 measures now in effect until April 13

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March 30, 2020  

Newfoundland and Labrador reports Atlantic region’s first COVID-19 death

Nova Scotia imposing fines on people caught ignoring orders

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March 30, 2020  

Trump uses wartime act to force GM to mass-produce ventilators

Invoking Defence Production Act shines light on need for PPE

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March 30, 2020  

Quebec says number of new COVID-19 cases appears to be stabilizing

2,840 cases of COVID-19 in the province, says premier

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March 29, 2020  

Firefighter PPE in short supply as COVID-19 battle rages on, says union president

Ontario reports 211 new cases, two additional deaths

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March 27, 2020  

CCOHS making select workplace courses available for free during pandemic

Subject matter includes mental health, ergonomics

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March 27, 2020  

Realtors push back on non-essential sales, adopt safety measures amid outbreak

Real estate boards recommend against open houses, in-person activity

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March 27, 2020  

How to protect yourself and others from infection as COVID-19 cases increase

Answers to the important coronavirus questions

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March 27, 2020  

Halifax bus drivers’ union calls for service pause after mechanic gets COVID-19

Maintenance staff sent home while building received thorough cleaning

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March 26, 2020  

Ontario college sends respiratory therapists to work ahead of schedule

Third-year Fanshawe students will finish studies online

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March 26, 2020  

Golden Star suspends African mine for the day after worker killed in accident

Company vows to redouble efforts to ensure no similar accidents occur

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March 26, 2020  

Shifting focus: Bauer modifying hockey production line to aid in COVID-19 pandemic

Will work to build single-use, full-face visors for medical staff

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March 26, 2020  

Sharing is not caring when it comes to arc-flash PPE

Workers sharing gear are at higher risk of being exposed to COVID-19

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March 26, 2020  

How pulp and paper mills are keeping workers safe during COVID-19

Pandemic procedures being implemented across country

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March 26, 2020  

Alberta invoking steep fines for those who fail to follow COVID rules

Police to levy $1,000 penalties for first offence, says premier