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The Creation And Prevention Of Hazards In The Workplace

Health and safety in the workplace depends on both the employer and the employees. There is no sole person responsible…

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Some General Information About Safety In The Workplace

If you are an employer who has workers that are young (people under the age of 15 especially) and people…

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Safety Program Elements For The Workplace

The safety of workers in the workplace should always take priority. You need your workers to stay safe and able…

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Required Information For A Confined Space Entry Permit

Workplace safety is and should always be considered as a very important part of the daily actions of the employees…

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Myths About Workplace Safety You Should Ignore

There are various things about safety in the workplace that employees tend to get wrong. Some of these are as…

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Tips For Dealing With An Accident At Work

You’d be surprised at the colossal number of working days that businesses loose because of accidents that their employees get…

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Common Injuries That Occur In The Workplace

Despite many employees and employers trying to be extra careful, to avoid hazards and to follow all the necessary safety…

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Choosing The Right Shoes To Ensure Your Safety At Work

Workplace safety is dependent on a wide range of things, but those things differ, especially when it pertains to the…

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Instructions On How To Do CPR In Case Of An Emergency

We always advise that persons try their best to avoid and prevent accidents, but despite the warnings and the guidelines…

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Guidelines For Preventing Workplace Accidents

You really need to be cautious and guided when it comes to operating safely on the job. You really need…

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Safety Procedures For Your Company Employees Working At Heights

Some jobs are more dangerous than others. Some require that you put yourself in situations or locations, but that doesn’t…

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Things You Should Know About Working In Confined Spaces

So let’s jump right in…into the article, that is, not the confined space. We’re going to give you some general…

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Five Essential Workplace Safety Tips for Everyone to Know

Workplace injuries and accidents take a huge physical as well as financial toll. In the US alone, this economic cost is nearly $200 billion every year. There are an estimated

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Working Outdoors Safely with Summer Storms & Heat in Mind

Summer in our part of Canada is a long-anticipated event, following those long, harsh winters that seem to never end. Summertime means family fun and outdoor activities, but it can

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Are You Due for a First Aid Refresher Course?

  A course in First Aid is an important component of your workplace safety program.  Given the daily demands of everyone’s work activity, first aid training might get set aside

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Why Sleep Is Important for Workplace Safety – and How to Encourage It

  Sleep is not only important for overall energy level at work, but essential for our overall health condition. Poor sleep habits can lead to blood pressure problems, which in

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Working Safely in Hot Conditions

  Our body temperature needs to stay in a healthy range whether at work, at rest or at play. An unsafe level in body temperature can lead to a number of

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4 Actions to Take Today to Promote a Workplace Safety Culture

Safety in the workplace is a fundamental need and major priority for management, employees, suppliers and stakeholders. Provincial and federal safety regulations often require annual training and/or regular compliance measures

WHMIS hazardous material handling

Why WHMIS Matters: How to Stay in Compliance for Hazardous Material Handling, Storage & Use

Effective and proper handling, use and storage of hazardous materials in the workplace is a matter of high priority for organizations large and small across Ontario & Canada. WHMIS exists

Safety Tips for Working on Roofs & Elevated Platforms

Worker safety is a top priority for any construction job site. When the job involves an elevated work site, safety planning for working at heights is of paramount importance. As

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How to Manage & Mitigate Stress in the Workplace

  Do you have a stressful workplace? Some employees might surprise you in their answer. Stress isn't the worst thing in the world, mind you. There's good stress and bad

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Protecting Hearing & Reducing Exposure to Noise in the Workplace

  Crash! Boom! Bang! Those are routine sounds heard ‘round many a work site. While most workers are accustomed to these sounds and aren’t fazed by them, there could be

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Tips to Prevent Eye Injuries in the Workplace

    Over 20,000 eye injuries occur on the job every year, the Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates, costing hundreds of millions of dollars in lost productivity and medical treatment

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6 Important Safety Tips for Small Businesses

  Typically, a small business wouldn’t be staffed with a full-time safety manager or officer. Yet it does not automatically follow that the business would have issues with safety. A