OHS Canada Magazine

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Occupational Hygiene

News
February 5, 2021  

B.C. education minister strengthens mask rules for schools

For elementary school students, wearing masks indoors remains a personal choice

News
February 3, 2021  

Driller killed, two others hurt in accident at B.C. mine

Workers were hit by a flow of mud debris on Feb. 2

Feature
February 1, 2021  

How will COVID-19 affect the traditional office?

Safety will be at the forefront of business decisions, experts say

News
February 1, 2021  

Rapid tests key to reopening remaining Ontario schools: Williams

Learning in several regions has been online since January

News
February 1, 2021  

From double masking to medical grade masks, is it time to ramp up protection?

Public Health Agency of Canada currently does not recommend doubling PPE

News
January 27, 2021  

Union boss wants meat-plant workers on early vaccine list

Alberta locations endured COVID-19 outbreaks last spring

News
January 25, 2021  

‘It wasn’t called COVID at the time’: One year since Canada’s first case

‘Patient Zero’ was admitted to Sunnybrook in Toronto on Jan. 23, 2020

News
January 25, 2021  

‘The system is on alert’: A look back at the first COVID-19 case in quotes

Canada’s first case was discovered on Jan. 25, 2020

News
January 21, 2021  

More masking, distancing urged for schools planning to reopen

New guidelines led by experts at Toronto’s Hospital for Sick Children

News
January 21, 2021  

Schools in seven southern Ontario regions to open in-person Monday, rest stay online

By Shawn Jeffords TORONTO — Schools in just seven public health

Feature
January 21, 2021  

Q&A: Battling COVID-19 on the hospital’s front lines

Melanie Gruneir discusses University Health Network’s response

Feature
January 15, 2021  

Protecting outdoor workers from winter hazards

Important that staff are prepared for cold weather conditions

Product
January 15, 2021  

Magid neck gaiters prevent germ spread

Product assists employees struggling with comfort, foggy glasses

Product
January 14, 2021  

Zoneworks unveils employee separation barriers

Customizable partitions available in floor, table-top models

Product
January 14, 2021  

PIP tethers secure tools, prevent dangerous drops

New line of tool lanyards meets ANSI/ISEA 121 standards

Feature
January 13, 2021  

Employers clamp down on ‘ambiguous’ mask rules as more infections tied to workplaces

Ontario workers now required to wear a mask or face covering in indoor areas of businesses at all times

News
January 13, 2021  

Harassment in virtual classrooms raises questions about online security

By Maggie Macintosh, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter WINNIPEG FREE

News
January 13, 2021  

Doctors, nurses call on B.C. to test surgical, emergency patients for COVID-19

By Camille Bains VANCOUVER — Testing patients for COVID-19

Voice
January 11, 2021  

Teachers are on front lines with students in COVID-19 pandemic

By Diane R. Collier and Anne Burke THE CONVERSATION

Voice
January 10, 2021  

Why a mask and social distancing are still needed, even if you get the shot

Citizens must be patient with vaccine’s effect on herd immunity