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Are You Using Drones to Evaluate & Improve Safety Conditions at Your Work Site?

Drones are currently used in a wide variety of businesses and government agencies, not just the military anymore. Drones are…

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Why It’s Important to Ensure that Personal Protective Equipment Fits Comfortably

Personal protective equipment, also known as “PPE”, is equipment worn to keep workers safe while on the job. Job sites where…

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5 Essential Tips for Having Proper Fire-Prevention Equipment

The risk of fire is just one of the many concerns you have for both your business and your home….

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Working at Heights: Safety Awareness & Prevention

If you are an employer, construction supervisor, or worker required to perform a job task at an elevated height, you…

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Luck Is What Happens When Opportunity Meets Preparedness

“Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.” This adage, which has been said by many and has a few…

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The ROI of Investing in Safety Training

What’s your organization’s safety worth to your bottom line? If you’re committed to the safety of your workers and your…

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The Difference Between Managing Safety and Being a Safety Leader

  An organization needs leadership to drive great performance in all areas. Leaders are critically necessary to help define safety…

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Fire Safety Awareness – Full Participation Required!

Fire poses a tremendous safety risk for any business, workplace or organization – one of the biggest safety issues we…

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How to Prevent Fraudulent Training Certificates from Appearing at your Work Site

Your work site operation depends on safe and efficient performance by the many qualified employees on site. The vast majority…

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How Does a Good Safety Record Help Your Business?

Your business needs a safe and healthy workplace so that employees can not only survive but thrive and work to…

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How Often Should You Update / Refresh Your Workplace Training?

  Workplace Safety Training requires continual monitoring and maintenance to stay current and effective. A safe work environment requires a…

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Prevention vs. Reaction: The Foundation of Safety Training

Prevention, as opposed to reaction, is the cornerstone of safety awareness & training. While it may seem like basics, we…

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Conducting A Workplace Safety Audit

Once you have a safety program in place, you need to make sure it is working for you and your team. Let’s look at the different ways you can conduct

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Due Diligence: Why It Matters & How to Tackle It to Ensure Workplace Safety

Due diligence is an essential part of an employer’s responsibility when it comes to workplace safety. Without performing this task, you open yourself to massive amounts of liability. You also

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Aerial Lift Safety: Scissor Lifts & Boom Lifts

Countless accidents happen each year on aerial lifts. Even with proper training, these pieces of equipment can still be quite dangerous. There is no such thing as a minor injury

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Falls From Heights: How to Ensure You’re Safely Working at Heights

Practically any job requires employees to deal with some level of heights. The question is: when the employee encounters those heights, are they able to do so safely? To ensure

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Do You Have a Workplace Fire Safety Plan?

Does your workplace have a fire safety plan? If you aren’t sure, that means one of two things. It means either your workplace doesn't have a fire safety plan, or

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What Is WHMIS & Why It Matters in the Workplace

WHMIS stands for the Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System. WHMIS is the standard for communicating workplace hazards in Canada. This system covers the proper labeling of workplace hazards and the

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Types of Hazards Found in the Workplace

Even though we want to think of our jobs as a safe place, every workplace comes with inherent hazards. Companies can work diligently to remove or avoid as many as

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Due Diligence Courses: Safety Begins with Prevention & Preparation

Protecting your workers and customers should be paramount in our daily operations. Otherwise, without preparation, it is a disaster waiting to happen. For companies to avoid liability and injuries, they must

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5 Tips for Workplace Safety and Accident Prevention in Ottawa & Across Ontario

Workplace safety is an issue employers often overlook until it is too late. Despite better efforts in safety and prevention, injuries are a costly phenomenon that are still too common

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Identifying Types of Hazards in the Workplace

The process of identifying workplace hazards is an important step in assessing safety risks and planning. It's not just hazardous materials in the workplace that we're talking about, but any

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Confined Space Hazards and Precautions

Do you have confined spaces in your workplace or at your job site? If so (and they may exist while being overlooked), it's important to identify the risk potential for

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6 Tips for Working at Heights Training – Make 2020 Your Year of Workplace Safety

Over the years, workplace falls have been responsible for a significant number of accidents. Working at heights mishaps & incidents have resulted in fatalities and significant injuries to the workers