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In Every Work Place, Safety Should Be Priority

Maintaining a safe and healthy environment at work is a top priority for many workplaces which rely on the hard…

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Staying Safe By Recognizing Hidden Work Hazards

Knowledge is power and in the office or work environment, there are a lot of accidents, incidents and health risks…

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Ensuring Your Workplace Is WHMIS 2015 Compliant

Across Canada, all employers must move on from WHMIS 1988 and transition to WHMIS 2015 by December 1, 2018. The…

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6 Tips To Prevent Falling From Heights

Some of the most fatal incidents and most common in the workplace happen when people neglect safety when working at…

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Things Employers and Employees Can Do To Promote Workplace Safety

Safety is a very important issue, especially when it comes to the workplace. When employees are getting sick or injured…

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Safety Tips For Dealing With A Power Outage In The Workplace

Power outages can be a bit startling, especially when you’re not in the comfort of your home and in a…

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Five Tips For Forklift Safety

Forklifts, also called lift trucks, are essential to many different industries and businesses. From retail to construction, forklifts are one…

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Some Recommended Designs For Hazard Reductions At Work

More often than not, the way you design an area can have great effect on the hazards present in the…

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The Safety DO’S and DON’TS of Working At Heights

Working at heights means that an individual is working in a place that requires necessary precautions to prevent them from…

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Staying Safe When Working With Natural & Compressed Gases

Natural gas is considered to be one of the safest and cleanest of all the fossil fuels for heating homes…

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The Best Safety Tips For Confined Space Entry  

Confined spaces are not areas that you want to be in if you are not a trained professional. According to…

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6 Tips For Safe Construction Propane Handling

When regulations are followed and safe handling is enforced, propane can be one of the safest forms of fuel to…

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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

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Essentials for New Employee Safety Training & Orientation

Business has been great, and you need to hire additional people to keep up with the volume. You already have a strong safety culture at your operation, and want to

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Safety Myths & Facts: Making Your Workplace Safer

Most anyone would agree that an effective safety program is something all businesses should strive for, regardless of size, location, corporate structure, or type of business. People often have their

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Safety Training on a Small Budget

One of your biggest obligations as an employer or business owner is to give your employees a safe working environment. They have the right, and you have the responsibility, to

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Lockout/Tag-Out: High Energy Machine Lockout Basics

Is your workplace using proper Lockout procedures? Are you familiar with Lockout / Tag-out? In an industrial setting, many of the devices used possess something known as Hazardous Energy. It

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The Importance of Health and Safety Committees in the Workplace

“Why would a company invest the resources, time, and money to create a workplace Health and Safety Committee?” That’s a reasonable question! After all, we have a veritable alphabet soup

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How To React To A Significant Workplace Injury

  Though most workplace accidents can be prevented, the reality is that accidents can and do happen in the workplace. The more severe the injury, the quicker that action needs

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7 Tips For Working On Or Around Boom Lifts

Boom lifts, part of the Aerial Elevated Work Platform (AEWP) category, are extremely helpful in gaining access to hard-to-reach places for jobs such as maintenance, construction, and emergency response. In