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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

Feature
March 25, 2020  

N95 masks in full production as world faces further COVID-19 spread

As demand outpaces supply, manufacturers get creative

News
March 25, 2020  

Construction labour groups raise concerns over jobsite safety amid outbreak

Calls to follow Quebec’s lead and suspend industry in Ontario

News
March 24, 2020  

Toronto hospital holds mask drive as groups sound alarm over impending shortage

Michael Garron Hospital accepting N95 respirator masks

News
March 20, 2020  

Feds offer help to companies to retool, pump out COVID-19 medical gear

Ventilators, masks and other personal protective gear needed

News
March 20, 2020  

First responders adjust how they respond to emergencies in face of pandemic

Some firefighters may stop responding to non-critical calls

News
March 20, 2020  

Bereavement workers say they don’t have access to enough masks

Enbalmers fear they’ll catch virus from remains of infected

News
March 20, 2020  

Sobeys installs Plexiglas shields to fight spread of COVID-19

Store hours also being reduced during pandemic

News
March 12, 2020  

NBA suspends season; March Madness going without fans

UPDATE: NHL suspends its season due to COVID-19

News
March 11, 2020  

Trudeau promises $1 billion for COVID-19 research, resilience as WHO declares pandemic

Liberals easing restrictions on EI payments for those who self-isolate due to illness

News
March 10, 2020  

Hamlet in southern Alberta evacuated after train hits propane truck

Firefighters went door-to-door to ensure people left

News
March 6, 2020  

COVID-19 clinics to open as doctors call for cases to be kept out of hospitals

‘Surge of cases appears inevitable’: Toronto doctor

Feature
March 6, 2020  

Protective apparel products continue to advance, adapt

Technology, consumer demands spur safety gear innovation

News
March 5, 2020  

Undetected cracks blamed for 2018 Enbridge gas pipeline blast in B.C.

Incident caused 2-kilometre-wide evacuation near Prince George

News
February 27, 2020  

False nuclear alarm in Ontario was due to human error, investigation finds

Officer immediately realized error, but uncertainties delayed correction

News
February 25, 2020  

All Canadians evacuated from Wuhan released from quarantine at CFB Trenton

No signs of coronavirus amongst evacuees, says chief public health officer

News
February 18, 2020  

Nurses’ unions warn national standards for coronavirus protection too low

Safety protocols are inadequate, says union president

Feature
February 14, 2020  

Coronavirus in Canada: ‘We’re not out of the woods yet’

Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal remain on high alert, says provincial health officer

Voice
February 13, 2020  

Safety lessons for cannabis growers

Always err on side of caution when developing health and safety policies