OHS Canada Magazine

Category
Hazmat

Feature
July 12, 2021  

Roles, rules and responsibilities of workplace health and safety

Workers need to be trained on potential and actual hazards associated with their job, provided with written instructions on the measures and procedures taken to protect them, and use all appropriate personal protective equipment and devices

News
July 8, 2021  

Alberta company fined after grinder sets worker’s clothes on fire

An Edmonton company pleaded guilty to one count under The

Feature
June 21, 2021  

New era dawns on gas detection

As gas detectors incorporate more connected technologies and data-based

Product
March 10, 2021  

HEMCO emergency showers assist workers exposed to hazardous chemicals

When time is of the essence after an exposure

Feature
February 12, 2021  

Head safety meets style

Innovations continue to improve hard hats, helmets

Product
December 4, 2020  

HEMCO acid cabinet stores corrosive chemicals

Front access doors include air inlet vents, sealed edges

Product
December 4, 2020  

Lightweight Honeywell gear protects workers from arc flash

Pro-Wear Plus protective clothing is breathable, better fitting

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