OHS Canada Magazine

Category
Environment/Climate Change

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

News
January 16, 2020  

Extreme cold snap blanketing much of northern Canada

Icy temperatures not expected to relent for days

News
January 15, 2020  

Canadians expect to use tailored tactics to battle Australia blazes

Sixth wave of reinforcements flying out this week

News
January 14, 2020  

Young Canadians say current events, string of bad news adding to anxiety

Australia wildfires, Iran plane crash exacerbating issues with mental health

News
January 7, 2020  

Report urges TTC to take action on subway air quality following worker complaint

System remains safe to ride: chief medical officer

Voice
January 6, 2020  

How 5G advanced wireless technology affects lone-worker safety

Improvements to broadband will aid mobile connections

Feature
December 19, 2019  

Climate change brings the heat

Rising temperature puts safety of outdoor workers in spotlight

Voice
December 17, 2019  

Today’s open offices are detrimental to employees’ health

It’s simple: people work better when their environment is comfortable

News
December 10, 2019  

‘We were very scared’: woman describes fiery train derailment in Saskatchewan

Emergency crews, hazmat team respond to rural incident

Feature
December 9, 2019  

Winter-proofing your work zone

Seasonal work poses unique challenges that can put employees at risk