OHS Canada Magazine

News
April 23, 2020  

Preventive measures at Alberta meat plants came too late to stop outbreaks

Toll of COVID-19 on meat-packing sector continues to grow

News
April 23, 2020  

How to protect workers from domestic violence during a pandemic

Employers have specific obligations to remote workers, says expert

News
April 22, 2020  

Workers deemed essential may face mental-health burden after pandemic

Remember us after COVID-19, comes plea from grocery store staffer

News
April 22, 2020  

Superior Glove retools facility to produce face shields, hand sanitizer

Ontario manufacturer also donating gloves in fight against COVID-19

News
April 22, 2020  

Staff at Alberta meat plant scared of COVID-19, not showing up to work: union

$4 shift premium not enough to entice staff

News
April 21, 2020  

3M files lawsuit over deceptive N95 sales and price gouging

PPE manufacturer aiming to protect public from counterfeit sales

News
April 21, 2020  

Trudeau promises stockpile policies to get overhaul to prevent waste

‘We need to make sure we have better protocols going forward’

News
April 20, 2020  

Free WSPS webinar will help growers prepare for inspector visit

Ontario blitz on temporary foreign workers begins Tuesday

News
April 20, 2020  

Ontario’s community COVID-19 cases appear to have peaked, officials say

Spread in long-term care seems to be growing, however

News
April 20, 2020  

Probe into mass killing in Nova Scotia continues as province grapples with violence 

UPDATED: Death toll now at 23

News
April 17, 2020  

Despite White House urgency, Canada closes door to reopening U.S. border

U.S. president releases ‘Opening Up America Again’ strategy

News
April 16, 2020  

CCOHS makes pandemic guidance tips available for free

Guidance meant for high-risk, essential workplaces during COVID-19

News
April 16, 2020  

Alberta dealing with outbreak at oilsands camp

Province nearing 2,000 total COVID-19 cases

News
April 16, 2020  

Some TTC bus drivers refuse shifts linked to COVID-19 safety concerns

Ministry of Labour now reviewing if actions were justified

News
April 15, 2020  

National economic shutdown to last weeks longer, Trudeau says

Prime minister pleads for patience as government battles pandemic

News
April 15, 2020  

Health Canada warns against ‘fraudulent and unauthorized’ N95 masks

UPDATED: Verify product supply chain before purchase, lawyer urges

News
April 14, 2020  

Quebec miners go back to work with new restrictions to limit COVID-19 spread

Mining, residential construction, landscaping now deemed essential

News
April 14, 2020  

Canadians want serious progress on COVID-19 before returning to work: poll

Projections show it could be mid-summer before first wave subsides

News
April 14, 2020  

Union ‘deeply troubled’ by lack of COVID-19 protection at Alberta meat plant

Cargill reduces shift following letter of complaint

News
April 13, 2020  

Ontario to extend state of emergency, despite ‘glimmer of light’ in numbers: Ford

Province’s supply of personal protective equipment now in better state