OHS Canada Magazine

Young Workers

February 4, 2020  

It’s a tech world, but rules still apply

Considering a new technology? Don’t forget to check your ethics

February 3, 2020  

The evolution of training

A new decade will usher in major changes to workplace safety education

February 3, 2020  

Robotic simulator unveiled at CROSH

Made-in-Canada machine combines robotics and virtual reality

January 29, 2020  

U.S. actors’ union issues standards for supervisors of sex scenes

Pre-production meetings should establish expected nudity, other specifics

January 14, 2020  

Young Canadians say current events, string of bad news adding to anxiety

Australia wildfires, Iran plane crash exacerbating issues with mental health

January 13, 2020  

Investigators lay safety violation charges in death at Halifax site

Foreman accused of falsifying information regarding 2018 rooftop plummet

January 6, 2020  

Tech trends will dominate safety profession in 2020 – and beyond

Adopting more technology should be a resolution for all OHS professionals

December 31, 2019  

Quebec raises legal age for cannabis to 21, the strictest in the country

Critics aren’t sure legal measures will have intended effect

December 13, 2019  

Edibles add new wrinkle to safety landscape

Vast differences between smoked cannabis and newly legal products

December 11, 2019  

We will not tolerate abusive behaviour: NHL commissioner

Gary Bettman announces 4-point plan aimed at psychological safety

December 4, 2019  

8 tips for ladder safety this holiday season

In 2018, more than 1,000 claims were a result of falls in British Columbia

December 3, 2019  

Navigating the new world of safety communications

Emerging technology is affecting traditional approaches to safety management

November 29, 2019  

Protecting minds a priority in changing times

In a world where the only constant is change, mental health has simultaneously become the fastest-growing category of disability in the workplace.

November 28, 2019  

Women’s safety society working towards a better future

Much work remains in male-dominated OHS profession: chair

November 27, 2019  

Ryerson University opens state-of-the-art building for OHS students

Next generation of safety professionals will get dedicated lab spaces

November 26, 2019  

Working at heights is top risk in greenhouse safety

WSPS studies promote evidence-based decision making in Ontario

November 22, 2019  

Too often, it’s still ‘safety second’

Properly equipping and protecting workers should always be priority No. 1

November 21, 2019  

Alberta overhauls workplace rules for farms; small operations to be exempt

Proposed legislation reverses many rules put in place by NDP government

November 19, 2019  

Toyota worker’s suicide ruled work-related after harassment

Deceased was repeatedly called an ‘idiot’ by his boss: lawyer

November 15, 2019  

Workplace safety top priority for Ontario labour minister

Program rewarding safe employers to launch this month: McNaughton