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BWC safety consultant’s career inspired by family

By Michelle Gatchell, External Communications

Meet Ohio BWC Industrial Safety Consultant Specialist, Colleen Bolha from our Youngstown Service Office. She assists employers in Southern Mahoning County and Columbiana County with all their safety needs. 1,046 more words

Ohio Bureau Of Workers' Compensation

Saskatchewan worker's plunge through hole in floor lands company in court

MOOSE JAW, Sask. — A Saskatchewan business has been fined $10,500 for an accident that seriously injured a worker.

In “N” Out Construction Inc. of Moose Jaw was fined Feb. 63 more words

Local News

Invisible Dead Fish and WHMIS 2015

WHMIS has updated, and there are some interesting changes that reflect global hazardous materials standards. Today I talk about a surprising change and what it might mean about the direction of industry in Canada. 978 more words

Ramblings

From broken leg to throne – the beat goes on

By Theresa Trant

You’re a rock star. In the middle of your concert you fall off the stage and break your leg. What do you do? 288 more words

Safety Blog

Legionnaires Disease Deserves More Attention

Often, a new disease breaks out that has doctors and pubic health professionals

puzzled and worried. In 2014, it was Ebola. This year, it is the Zika Virus. 83 more words

Insurance

Workers can't waive right to sue employers for neglience, Ontario court says

Ontario workers can’t sign away their right to sue employers for negligence, says the Ontario Court of Appeal.

The decision last week, in a case called… 405 more words

Legal Post

Backstage Pass: Behind the scenes with RoSPA’s H&S Manager

As part of our ever popular Backstage Pass series, we speak to people who’ve ‘made it’ in their health and safety careers, asking them to share the secrets of their success and hopefully offer some words of wisdom. 763 more words

Health & Safety