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Attack on staff by Royal Ottawa patient prompted security changes, trial hears

The Royal Ottawa Hospital was fortunate more people weren’t injured in a “grave” Code White in July 2012, a nurse with more than 30 years experience at the hospital testified Friday. 576 more words

Local News

5 Types of Cold Stress Left Untreated

Exposure to wide ranging temperatures can be taxing on the human body. While much attention is given to the importance of keeping workers out of the sun and properly hydrated during the summer, there is just as much danger when it comes to workers who are exposed to extreme cold conditions, resulting in cold stress. 352 more words

Safety & Security Solutions

6 Tips For Staying Safe In The Winter Time

There’s no doubt about it now – winter is officially here. As the season rolls in, it brings cold air, snow, and a mess of dangers for workers. 430 more words

SpillFix

Slim's Criminal Law News Jan 13 www.montrealcriminallaw.com

Will the threat of jail improve safety?

In recent years, enforcement of occupational health and safety laws has taken on more of a criminal appearance. OHS regulators have increased pressure to punish employers and their representatives when accidents occur in the workplace. 11 more words

Occupational Health And Safety

Your Uniqlo skinny jeans may have a dark past

Japanese fast-fashion giant Uniqlo is coming under fire for what critics say are harsh and dangerous working conditions at the Chinese factories that make its rainbow-colored array of low-cost skinny jeans and cashmere sweaters.  478 more words

"Time is Money" using Voice in the Warehouse - Infographic

RMS Omega can help warehouse operators resolve inefficiencies in the picking process by recommending voice applications most suited to their particular operations. A voice functionality on mobile devices increases accuracy and improves safety in busy warehouses. 61 more words

Technology