OHS Canada Magazine

Category
Health & Safety

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

Product
December 4, 2020  

Plantiga partners to build AI-powered occupational footwear

Collaboration will accelerate data collection, improve predictive injury and fall risk models

Product
December 4, 2020  

Lightweight Honeywell gear protects workers from arc flash

Pro-Wear Plus protective clothing is breathable, better fitting

Product
December 4, 2020  

Pure Safety Group introduces Guardian Retractable HLL

Horizontal lifeline can accommodate two workers simultaneously

News
December 4, 2020  

U.S. hits record daily COVID-19 deaths, hospitalizations

Millions disregarded Thanksgiving celebration warnings

Voice
December 3, 2020  

Keeping the lights on through COVID-19

Pandemic lockdowns not an option in electrical utility sector

Voice
December 3, 2020  

It’s time to connect the OH&S generations

In a world neck-deep in division, shared purpose is important

Voice
December 3, 2020  

Is it a work refusal or job-protected leave?

Employees have rights to refuse work they reasonably deem unsafe

Voice
December 3, 2020  

Best practices for contractor safety

Take time to develop policies, procedures and guidelines