OHS Canada Magazine

Category
Occupational Hygiene

Feature
March 23, 2020  

Emergency management planning helps organizations brace for disaster

COVID-19 experience shows employers need to be ready

News
March 23, 2020  

WEBINAR ON-DEMAND: What employers need to know about COVID-19

Coping with COVID-19 session now available online

News
March 23, 2020  

Business Council of Canada calls on PM to do more about COVID-19 pandemic

Urges order for all non-essential staff to stay home

News
March 20, 2020  

Feds offer help to companies to retool, pump out COVID-19 medical gear

Ventilators, masks and other personal protective gear needed

News
March 20, 2020  

First responders adjust how they respond to emergencies in face of pandemic

Some firefighters may stop responding to non-critical calls

News
March 20, 2020  

Bereavement workers say they don’t have access to enough masks

Enbalmers fear they’ll catch virus from remains of infected

News
March 20, 2020  

Worker at Toronto jail in hospital after testing positive for COVID-19: union

Employee returned from trip to Europe and worked before self-isolation

News
March 20, 2020  

Sobeys installs Plexiglas shields to fight spread of COVID-19

Store hours also being reduced during pandemic

News
March 19, 2020  

Automakers shut North American plants over coronavirus fears

Move addresses concerns for employees who work in close quarters

News
March 18, 2020  

‘It is going to get a lot worse before it gets better’

Crisis expert shares advice on navigating through a pandemic

News
March 13, 2020  

Cultural institutions cancel shows, empty seats amid COVID-19 concerns

Movie theatres taking safety measures to help audiences feel more comfortable

News
March 12, 2020  

Businesses ramp up COVID-19 precautions amid workplace cases

Disinfections, teleworking options being implemented

News
March 12, 2020  

Calgary sports bar closes down after employee tests positive for coronavirus

Worker travelled from Frankfurt to Calgary on March 1

News
March 12, 2020  

NBA suspends season; March Madness going without fans

UPDATE: NHL suspends its season due to COVID-19

News
March 11, 2020  

Walmart sets emergency leave policy for 1.4 million hourly workers

Staff will receive up to 2 weeks’ pay if required to quarantine

Feature
March 9, 2020  

Fatigue amplifies risks of workplace hazards

CSA Group issues call for national standard to combat far-reaching safety issue

News
March 9, 2020  

New coronavirus causes cancellation of women’s world hockey championship

Spread of disease wreaking havoc on organized sports

News
March 6, 2020  

COVID-19 clinics to open as doctors call for cases to be kept out of hospitals

‘Surge of cases appears inevitable’: Toronto doctor

Feature
March 6, 2020  

Protective apparel products continue to advance, adapt

Technology, consumer demands spur safety gear innovation

News
March 5, 2020  

Ontario blitz focuses on machine guarding

Inspections will take place through month of March