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Let a Smile be Your Umbrella

I want a title change. I would like to be the Chief Happiness Officer. Sounds far-fetched, but every workplace should have one, and in fact, the title does exist; just ask Alexander Kjerulf. 223 more words

What Are the Odds: Unusual Workplace Hazards That Remind Us of the Importance of Workplace Safety

Wild animals, objects falling out of the sky, blenders and oncoming trains. Not the usual suspects when it comes to everyday workplace hazards but they have caught headlines for those unfortunate enough to meet their untimely acquaintance. 188 more words

Safety & Security Solutions

Sleeping on the job? Managing fatigue in the workplace

We all know that tiredness can make us grouchy and slow to react… but did you know it could also put your life at risk? Back in 2012, a well-reported… 693 more words
Workplace Health

Decline of federal inspection system has potential for disaster

The health and safety of workplaces for nearly 40 per cent of the 1.2 million Canadians employed in federally regulated industries won’t be inspected at all over the next three years, according to a new report. 628 more words


Workplace Safety News Roundup

Keeping track of new OSHA regulations and taking advantage of supplemental safety training and reading materials makes a big difference in the success of the programs you implement in your workplace. 252 more words

General Safety

Work on Ice Control Structure suspended

The federal bridge authority has stopped work on the Ice Control Structure adjacent to the Champlain Bridge over concerns for workers’ safety, after a man fell off and died last week. 255 more words

Local News

Two men dead after electrical accident in Laurentians

Two men are dead following a workplace accident in Ivry-sur-le-Lac in the Laurentians. They were part of a three-man crew from a private company that was doing electrical work near Route 117. 54 more words

Local News