OHS Canada Magazine

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Human Resources

News
January 18, 2021  

Ontario to expand big-box retail blitz amid widespread rule violations

Minister calls results of weekend investigations disappointing

Feature
January 15, 2021  

Advice for employers if political extremism creeps into Canada

Workplaces should set expectations for off-duty behaviour

News
January 14, 2021  

Nine N.B. Dollarama locations closed after possible COVID-19 workplace exposures

FREDERICTON — New Brunswick Public Health has ordered nine Dollarama locations

News
January 14, 2021  

Ontario to conduct weekend big-box store inspection blitz to enforce pandemic rules

Inspectors will have power to issue tickets of up to $750

News
January 6, 2021  

Two Alberta health-care workers die from COVID-19: health minister

This story has been updated. CALGARY — Alberta’s health

News
January 6, 2021  

Quebec City long-term care employee in his 50s dies from COVID-19

By Morgan Lowrie MONTREAL — The worker at a

News
January 5, 2021  

B.C.’s top doctor limits staff increases at five industrial worksites

VICTORIA — An order by British Columbia’s top doctor

News
January 4, 2021  

Toronto to publicly report more data on workplace COVID-19 outbreaks

‘We know the fight is far from over and spread is happening in workplaces’: Mayor Tory

News
January 4, 2021  

New legislation now in effect meant to create healthier, safer workplaces

Making workplaces healthier, safer and fairer will provide Canadians

News
January 4, 2021  

Health Canada releases new data on cannabis use; COVID-19 has had impact

More than half of cannabis users in Canada use

News
December 30, 2020  

Toronto plans further restrictions on businesses as city braces for COVID-19 surge

By John Chidley-Hill Toronto is bracing for surging COVID-19

Voice
December 16, 2020  

Remote work’s effect on OH&S policy considerations

Employers should consider implementing remote work policy

Voice
December 16, 2020  

Misconceptions remain around returning to work

Employers should work with HR to implement, communicate clear steps that ensure safety measures are being followed

News
December 16, 2020  

Quebec orders all non-essential businesses closed from Dec. 25 until at least Jan. 11

Big box stores will be unable to sell goods deemed non-essential

News
December 15, 2020  

Doctors answer frequently asked questions regarding COVID-19 vaccine

What are the side effects? Is it safe? Why are children ineligible?

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 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

News
December 7, 2020  

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

Plan to return to classroom on Jan. 11