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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

Product
April 6, 2020  

Automated camera offers continuous methane-leak detection

DCAM-M generates immediate notifications with image, video

News
April 6, 2020  

Canada looking to disinfect used masks; Tam asks they not be thrown away

‘It is one of the most important and I think worthwhile lines of pursuit for PPE right now’

News
April 5, 2020  

Trudeau to talk to Trump about COVID masks after White House bars export

Pulp for masks stems from B.C. mill in Nanaimo

Feature
April 3, 2020  

VIDEO: How COVID-19 has affected Canada’s health and safety profession

Experts weigh in on pandemic’s impact on industry

News
April 3, 2020  

Trump orders 3M to stop sending N95 masks to Canada

But company pushing back on order from White House

News
April 3, 2020  

Quebec in the thick of fight for essential medical equipment to fight COVID-19

Current stockpile will last about a week, says premier

News
April 3, 2020  

Canada facing ‘major’ medical gear shortage as 68 countries restrict exports

Feds have spoken with nearly 3,000 companies to secure PPE

News
April 2, 2020  

Atlantic health unions want answers on access to N95 respirator masks

Nurses want access to masks at their discretion during COVID-19

News
April 2, 2020  

U.S. council calls for aggressive action to ensure worker safety

Onus for protections ultimately falls to employers, says expert

News
April 2, 2020  

Manitoba shuts two government liquor stores after worker positive for COVID-19

Union calls for safety measures for workers, including Plexiglas shields

News
April 1, 2020  

Manitoba health workers may have to self-isolate after colleagues test positive

Province investigating how employees may have contracted virus on job

News
March 31, 2020  

Can masks help stop COVID-19? Expert says Canadians should learn more about them

‘Masks are a controversial thing right now in our country’

News
March 31, 2020  

Levitt-Safety announces mass Canadian effort to source PPE

Company aims to leverage buying power to reduce costs

Voice
March 30, 2020  

Cannabis producers should heed call for PPE donations

Health-care facilities across Canada require equipment

News
March 30, 2020  

Trump uses wartime act to force GM to mass-produce ventilators

Invoking Defence Production Act shines light on need for PPE

News
March 29, 2020  

Firefighter PPE in short supply as COVID-19 battle rages on, says union president

Ontario reports 211 new cases, two additional deaths

News
March 26, 2020  

Shifting focus: Bauer modifying hockey production line to aid in COVID-19 pandemic

Will work to build single-use, full-face visors for medical staff

News
March 26, 2020  

Sharing is not caring when it comes to arc-flash PPE

Workers sharing gear are at higher risk of being exposed to COVID-19