OHS Canada Magazine

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Occupational Hygiene

News
April 17, 2019  

Turn down the volume: How industrial noise affects worker health

How loud is your plant? Conduct an assessment or

News
April 17, 2019  

Hear, Hear

Rising health claims due increasing hearing loss among Canada’s

News
April 12, 2019  

B.C. to expand firefighter occupational disease coverage to wildfire fighters

VICTORIA – Firefighters who have battled British Columbia wildfires,

News
March 16, 2019  

Protect against respiratory hazards with knowledge

A multitude of toxic gases may be present depending

News
March 16, 2019  

Second Wind

Most of us take breathing for granted. But the

News
March 16, 2019  

Wildfires: Tackling emerging respiratory hazards

In recent years, western Canada has been battling more

News
March 16, 2019  

Comfort a key factor in revised respiratory-protection standards

The latest edition of the CSA Standard Z94.4-18 Selection,

News
March 11, 2019  

Higher cancer rates found in Edmonton residential area near creosote site

EDMONTON – The Alberta government says soil sample tests

News
February 26, 2019  

Officials say person with measles flew from Vancouver to Edmonton to NWT

VANCOUVER – Two new cases of measles were reported

News
February 13, 2019  

Head wounds among injuries suffered in explosion at Alberta wood pellet plant

Three people were taken to hospital after an explosion

News
January 25, 2019  

Four workers injured in propane explosion outside Mississauga strip mall

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Police say four workers have been

News
January 16, 2019  

Carbon monoxide leak that sent 43 to hospital spurs Montreal school inspections

MONTREAL – Two children remained in hospital for observation

News
January 4, 2019  

Black plume over Edmonton, but no hazard from refinery flare: government

EDMONTON – Alberta Environment says a 12-hour refinery flare

Feature
December 5, 2018  

The Search for Answers

Ten years after boilermaker David Fifi was determined to

News
November 30, 2018  

Canada reviewing presence in Cuba after another diplomat falls mysteriously ill

OTTAWA – Canada is reconsidering its diplomatic presence in

News
November 27, 2018  

Prison guards push for changes to needle plan before national rollout

OTTAWA – Federal prison guards are warning that needle-exchange

Product
November 26, 2018  

Global emergency eyewash and showers market to grow 6.44% from 2017-2021

DUBLIN (October 10, 2017) — The global emergency eyewash

Product
November 26, 2018  

Survey Reveals Safety Managers’ Confidence with Workplace Eyewash Stations

CINCINNATI (July 31, 2018) — From small particles like

News
November 26, 2018  

Location, Location, Location

Looking at the space configuration and proximity to hazardous

News
November 26, 2018  

Common Reasons for Emergency Eyewash and Shower Station Non-compliance

Industrial and chemical workplaces are required, by law, to