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Aug 21, 2018

Updating health and safety policies to ensure everyone knows what to do about impairment in the workplace 


Dec 12, 2017

Video updates plus upcoming legislative changes and events in Ontario

The new year is an opportunity to review accomplishments, and to plan for the year...

Oct 17, 2017

New tool compares workplace safety program to company culture


Aug 15, 2017

Ontario employers required to train workers on proper use of fall protection equipment


Feb 01, 2017

Roles and responsibilities of supervisors and workers

In a series of articles, Workplace...