Health & Safety News
Apr 17, 2019
Several factors considered for each occupation, such as nature of work, potential for exposure to traumatic events

Apr 8, 2019
Employees with mental stress injuries suffered at work must receive benefits though workers’ compensation; may not sue for damages

Jan 3, 2019
No workers injured in mine`s sixth roof fall since July 2018

Dec 20, 2018
Health-related professions most at risk

Oct 31, 2018
First case of its kind in Canada sees president of company convicted of manslaughter after employee killed in trench collapse; Safety Code standards for trench shoring hadn't been followed
Health & Safety News
Apr 11, 2019
Misrepresentations of chemical tank monitoring caused 2 people to enter toxic cloud

Jan 14, 2019
Workers deemed essential have been working without pay since partial shutdown on Dec. 22; Union argues its a violation of wage law and endangers passengers

Jan 5, 2018
Coal production increased in 2017 after years of decline
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Benefits were locked in when worker was deemed unemployable; Decision not reviewable after five years

Ongoing modified work, PTSD diagnosis, similar symptoms that developed 3 years after original incident all pointed to compatibility with original mental stress injury

Hole worker fell through and plummeted 2 storeys was too big to cover but should have had guardrails or other safety measures in place: Court

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Dan Demers, senior manager of strategic business development at CannAmm, explains how marijuana affects the brain and why it’s important to relay the message to employees in safety-sensitive positions that what they do on their own time is the company’s business.

Chemicals in the Workplace — Process and Occupational Safety Fundamentals

Make sure your organization is up-to-speed on best practices and the fundamental aspects of handling chemicals in the workplace

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