OHS Canada Magazine

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Health & Safety

Feature
December 15, 2020  

Dealing with seasonal affective disorder: Tips for employers

SAD, poor mental health a challenge for workers during COVID-19

News
December 15, 2020  

There may be restrictions on unvaccinated people in the future, but is that ethical?

By Melissa Couto Zuber The COVID-19 vaccine may not

News
December 15, 2020  

California subpoenas Amazon over worker safety in pandemic

Action follows months of informal communications over policies

News
December 15, 2020  

Saskatchewan bans household visits, will limit retail capacity starting Christmas Day

‘This needs to be a much quieter Christmas,’ premier says

News
December 14, 2020  

Rollout begins: The basics of Canada’s first COVID-19 vaccine doses

Pfizer product has arrived in Ontario, Quebec

News
December 14, 2020  

Nova Scotia shuts down poultry plant hit by COVID-19; school break extended

By Keith Doucette HALIFAX — Nova Scotia has closed

News
December 14, 2020  

Two construction workers dead following building collapse in London, Ont.

Body of second worker recovered from rubble

News
December 10, 2020  

Health workers report burnout amid second wave, ask public to obey health rules

‘Nurses haven’t really had that time to recover and we’re right back into a second wave’

News
December 10, 2020  

Mississauga hospital network has 36 staff members recovering from COVID-19

By Denise Paglinawan MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — A hospital network

Feature
December 10, 2020  

Pandemic shakes up gloves market

Hand protection was not immune to COVID-19, with shifts in buyer habits and spikes in demand for single-use options

News
December 10, 2020  

Toronto education workers call for expansion of asymptomatic testing pilot

Toronto education workers are calling on municipal and provincial

News
December 9, 2020  

Masks now mandatory at drive-thrus across New Brunswick

By Clara Pasieka, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter SAINT JOHN

News
December 9, 2020  

‘Stronger action:’ Many businesses to close as Alberta tightens COVID restrictions

By Dean Bennett EDMONTON — Alberta Premier Jason Kenney, his province

News
December 8, 2020  

Manitoba loosens some COVID-19 restrictions, allows drive-in church services

WINNIPEG — The Manitoba government is loosening some of

News
December 8, 2020  

COVID-19 restrictions in B.C. extended one month as case numbers climb

Worship services and community events remain suspended

News
December 7, 2020  

Prince Edward Island declares two-week ‘circuit-breaker’ lockdown

Aggressive approach applauded by infectious disease experts

News
December 7, 2020  

Public schools in Regina switch to remote learning amid COVID-19 surge

Plan to return to classroom on Jan. 11

News
December 7, 2020  

Deadline is up for COVID restrictions in B.C., though top doctor hints at extension

VICTORIA — Provincewide COVID-19 restrictions are supposed to be

News
December 7, 2020  

Legalizing cannabis? U.S. safety council calls on lawmakers to consider workplace impacts

U.S. House passes Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement Act

Feature
December 7, 2020  

Making home offices work

Outlining best practices in ergonomic safety for remote workers