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Countdown to Compliance: GHS Frequently Asked Questions

Is your facility still struggling with GHS compliance? Deadlines  are quickly approaching. Find the answers you are looking for to the most frequently asked questions around GHS all in one place on our FAQ at a glance sheet.

Safety & Security Solutions

First Aid Training is a Must

First aid training may seem like a thing of the past.  But, it may be one the most important safety skills your construction workers know.  In the event of an emergency, paramedics can often be on the scene in 5 minutes.  469 more words

ProActive Safety Services

Who is Between You and the Door?

While on my building tour last week with the Life Safety Surveyor, we visited the Behavioral Health floor.

Our little group had been having a great time thus far, and of course the hilarity was maintained throughout the entire tour. 582 more words

Random Thoughts

Companies Behaving Badly - Killing Me Softly

So what do the latest numbers tell us?  That people are going to work, trying to do the best they can and then dying for their troubles because their employer uses luck as the safety program. 1,551 more words

Warehousing

Man seriously injured at work after being crushed by reversing truck

A man was taken to hospital with serious injuries Friday morning after being crushed by a reversing truck and trailer at a northeast bottle depot. 134 more words

Local News

City of St. John's and provincial transportation department fined after fatal workplace accident

ST. JOHN’S, N.L. – Newfoundland and Labrador’s Transportation Department and the City of St. John’s have each been fined $60,000 for violating seven occupational health and safety regulations in the death of a provincial worker three years ago. 89 more words

Canada

Workplace Flu Prevention

Annually, the flu impacts workers in $16.3 billion in lost wages and $10.4 billion in medical bills, according to the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention Foundation… 85 more words

Workplace Safety