OHS Canada Magazine

Safety Gear

August 27, 2021  

Safety shoes take athletic turn

Comfortable fashion choices the trend in foot protection

April 14, 2021  

Strapping in for fall protection

Harnesses, connectors key components to safely working at height

February 12, 2021  

Head safety meets style

Innovations continue to improve hard hats, helmets

December 10, 2020  

Pandemic shakes up gloves market

Hand protection was not immune to COVID-19, with shifts in buyer habits and spikes in demand for single-use options

November 22, 2019  

One part gear, one part mindset

Cavalier attitudes and too-specific training continue to complicate fall protection

October 15, 2019  

A Second Skin

Fire-resistant apparel acts as a layer of clothing that can literally save your skin — and is a must for many workers.

June 25, 2015  

Back to the Future

Technology moves so fast that it can sometimes be

April 21, 2015  

Safety Goes Wireless

Today, there is an app for everything. Apps with

December 10, 2011  

Whiff of Danger

When the smoke cleared following an explosion and fire

October 10, 2011  

Getting Comfy

Yet another survey; yet another disappointing result. In July,

September 10, 2011  

Sign of the Times

Signage in work environments is designed to help alert

July 10, 2011  

Keep A-head of Hazards

Welding carries with it a host of potential hazards

June 10, 2011  

Know Your Foe

Yogi Berra once said, “If you don’t know where

April 10, 2011  

Hip to be Cool

Stop whining about the cold; get ready to whine

March 10, 2011  

Keep it Clean

Protecting workers from hazards in work environments is common

January 10, 2011  

Hear for Tomorrow

Sound can be transformed into the unsound when excessive:

December 10, 2010  

Avoiding the Fall

One need only look back to last Christmas Eve

October 1, 2010  

Eye Spy Safety

Let’s be clear. The main function of safety eyewear, as its name implies, is to protect. But it would be a mistake to underestimate the importance of comfort, design and clarity — attributes that can…

September 1, 2010  

Hot and Bothered

Some emergency responders in Florida helping to clean up the massive oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico are taking a different approach to summer’s oppressive heat while toiling in necessary protective g…

July 1, 2010  

Wash & Care

Whether in a sawmill, an industrial workplace or a research laboratory, the danger associated with workers getting hazardous substances in their eyes or on their skin should never be underestimated.