OHS Canada Magazine

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Environment/Climate Change

News
April 29, 2020  

Chief medical health officer eases COVID rules in Alberta flood areas: premier

Province shipping masks to Fort McMurray

News
April 28, 2020  

‘How much can a person take?’ Flooding forces 13,000 from downtown Fort McMurray

Alberta city dealing with massive ice jam alongside COVID-19

News
April 13, 2020  

Emergency officials in New Brunswick warn of potential flooding this week

20-40 mm of rain expected alongside mild weather

Feature
March 23, 2020  

Emergency management planning helps organizations brace for disaster

COVID-19 experience shows employers need to be ready

News
March 19, 2020  

Rescue teams warn backcountry users to limit risk in Alberta, B.C. mountains

Resources are stretched due to COVID-19

News
March 2, 2020  

Minor tremor shakes Halifax area, prompting several 911 calls to police

Emergency personnel dispatched following Sunday shake

News
February 20, 2020  

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

About 200 vehicles involved in highway wreck

News
February 12, 2020  

Pipeline protests impact B.C. legislature and Canada’s rail network

Police working to ensure safety of MLAs, legislature workers

News
February 12, 2020  

More rail restrictions after 1.2M litres of oil spill in rural Saskatchewan

Speed limits lowered for trains hauling dangerous goods

News
February 11, 2020  

The importance of travel security for employees going abroad

Employers should have proper contingency plans in place

News
February 7, 2020  

Snow shovelling: Healthy exercise or deadly activity?

Cold-weather activity has unique risks: professor

News
February 7, 2020  

Nova Scotia mines minister says safety a priority after rockfall at Donkin Mine

Stop-work order was issued after underground intersection was blocked

Feature
February 3, 2020  

Robotic simulator unveiled at CROSH

Made-in-Canada machine combines robotics and virtual reality

News
February 3, 2020  

Evacuations, road closures and plenty of cleanup after B.C. flooding, landslides

Cowichan Valley, District of Kent received 140 mm of rain

News
January 29, 2020  

Crash-warning device may not have saved Bryant helicopter

Rapid descent lasted nearly one minute: NTSB

News
January 29, 2020  

Armed Forces wrap up blizzard response in Newfoundland after historic storm

St. John’s received 76 centimetres of snow in one day

News
January 28, 2020  

Helicopter carrying Bryant was travelling through heavy fog

Sunday crash in California killed NBA star and eight others

News
January 23, 2020  

‘Fluid’ situation in St. John’s, nearing a week under state of emergency 

400 army personnel helping provincial capital to dig out

News
January 20, 2020  

Alberta companies face charges after hydrogen-sulphide leak causes health issues

Leak happened near Spirit River in 2018

News
January 17, 2020  

Blizzard conditions in Newfoundland prompt state of emergency in St. John’s

All businesses in capital city ordered to close