2018 Conference Proceedings

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Thursday, April 19, 2018

A burst-prone ground support study at KGHM’s Morrison Mine
Siavash Taghipoor, Dan Laing, Serge Tousignant, and Dean Switzer

Beyond safety in mining: What about occupational hygiene?
Lydia Renton, BluMetric Environmental Inc.

Borden Gold: Update on electric underground equipment
Peter Calnan and JY Young, Goldcorp

Chronic occupational and non-occupational diseases: Mitigation through comprehensive health and wellness program development
Dr. Farrell Cahill, Horizon Occupational Health Solutions

Increased safety and productivity through collision avoidance systems on mobile equipment
Dave Winfield and Karly Winfield, Provix Inc.

Legal access to marijuana: The workplace impact
Randy Herman, CannAMM Occupational Testing Services

Mental health is physical health: The barriers the mining community faces towards a productive, safe, and healthy workforce
Ben Kropp, Dr. James Kruck, Jenna Kressler, Occupational Safety Group

Mental health and Drugs: Effective management in the workplace
Don Langlois, DMC Mining Services and Dr. Reena Dhatt

Ministry of Labour Risk Assessment Initiatives
Robert Barclay and Sujoy Dey, Ministry of Labour

Putting the health back into health and safety
Dr. Mike Wahl, Horizon Occupational Health Solutions

Preparing the occupational athlete for peak performance
Emily Tetzlaff, Kristina van Lankvelt, Toon van Lankvelt, Med-I-Well

Radon management throughout the life cycle of an underground mine
Robert Stoyanoff, Golder Associates

Resilience Engineering: Using resilience and mindfulness for a safer workplace
Lisa Lounsbury, Zero Harm Consulting

Too late when the fire is at the mine’s gate
Greg Bartlett, WASP Remote Sprinkler Protection

Using intelligent technology to protect contractors and instill a safety culture
Anne-Sophie TeTreault, Lean Master Cognibox

Williams Mine diesel particulate matter management strategy and results
Hannah Demers, Barrick Hemlo