OHS Canada Magazine


  • 8 tips for ladder safety this holiday season

    December 4, 2019 by OHS Canada

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

  • Overtime Health & Safety

    Ladder Safety in Construction

    July 13, 2018 by Ontario Ministry of Labour

    All workplace parties — employers, supervisors and workers — are responsible for ensuring compliance with the provisions of the Occupational Health and Safety Act and prescribed regulations. There are many factors to consider for the safe use of ladders on

  • Overtime Health & Safety

    Safety and Ladders

    July 13, 2018 by Jeff Cottrill

    A ladder is a very simple and convenient piece of equipment for numerous industries, but ladders can also be very dangerous. Most of the danger comes not from the ladders themselves, but from how workers use them. “Every day, a

  • Overtime Health & Safety

    Stepping Up

    July 13, 2018 by Jean Lian

    A ladder is one of the most widely used equipment. Regardless of whether one is replacing a light bulb at home, giving the office a fresh coat of paint or working in an industrial setting like a warehouse or a