“[T]here is no substitute for an efficient regulatory system that ensures that all companies are operating to the same high standards. We cannot depend on voluntary compliance alone.” 318 more words
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Workplace safety is a primary concern for any organization. As employers, you are duty-bound to provide a safe and secure environment for your staff and visitors, as mandated by the 651 more words
The head of the Ottawa District Labour Council is calling on Ottawa police to investigate Monday’s workplace fatality at the Bank of Canada site, but the police force says it is already probing the incident. 341 more words
SASKATOON – Two Saskatoon companies have been fined for workplace safety violations.
Leader Builders was charged under health and safety legislation after an inspector observed work crews installing plywood on a roof without using fall protection equipment on Aug. 115 more words
While the total number of fires continues to fall in the UK, fire nevertheless remains a major risk to both households and business. In 2011-12… 956 more words
By Lauren Smith
I work in a world of acronyms.
At my workplace almost every team name, department, committee and initiative gets shortened to a brief one- or two-syllable acronym. 433 more words