OHS Canada Magazine

Category
Hazmat

News
September 11, 2020  

Industrial site fire near Nanaimo, B.C., airport contained: officials

Blaze was fuelled by contaminated material, including pile of tires

News
August 5, 2020  

Fireworks, ammonium nitrate likely fuelled Beirut explosion

Lebanese blast blew out windows kilometres away

Product
June 29, 2020  

IsoBooth expands testing capabilities

Three-sided booth meant to reduce need for PPE

Feature
June 19, 2020  

Demand for respiratory protection soars

Manufacturers adjust to increased need for PPE during COVID-19

Feature
June 17, 2020  

Cleaning up after COVID-19

Industrial cleaners will play important role in reopening businesses

Product
May 4, 2020  

Multi-gas detector makes testing simpler, safer

Will run continuously for 3 years without charge or calibration

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’

Feature
April 17, 2020  

How to perform a proper N95 fit test

Employees requiring respirators must be properly fit tested

Product
April 16, 2020  

Dentec offers alternative option to N95 mask

Comfort Air respirators last longer than disposables

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

Voice
April 15, 2020  

Protecting the front line needs to be priority No. 1

Safety experts can lead teams to quickly train and drill workers

News
April 15, 2020  

Health Canada warns against ‘fraudulent and unauthorized’ N95 masks

UPDATED: Verify product supply chain before purchase, lawyer urges

Product
April 9, 2020  

Gas detector designed for safety compliance

Bacharach introduces controller for toxic, combustible gas

Product
April 9, 2020  

Multi-purpose drench shower ideal for laboratories

HEMCO Safety Station equipped with eye/face wash, storage cabinet

News
April 7, 2020  

China’s virus pandemic epicentre Wuhan ends 11-week lockdown

Restrictive measures were initially put in place on Jan. 23

News
April 7, 2020  

Canadian companies promise 30,000 ventilators on way: Trudeau

More than 5,000 businesses have answered call for PPE manufacturing

News
April 6, 2020  

3M makes deal with White House, says Canada will continue to receive N95 masks

Trump declares end to his spat with Minnesota-based company

News
April 6, 2020  

Ontario health-care workers have enough PPE for one more week: Ford 

Various provincial manufacturers retooling to produce gear

News
April 6, 2020  

Trudeau cites U.S. as culprit in PPE problems, insists deliveries will happen

Shipments being delayed, redirected as result of Trump order