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Legislative Updates – May 2018

Legislative Updates – May 2018

Federal   Alberta   British Columbia   Manitoba   New Brunswick   Newfoundland and Labrador   Northwest Territories  
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NPRI Deadline Approaching

NPRI Deadline Approaching

National Pollutant Release Inventory (NPRI) is our nation’s legislated, publicly‐accessible inventory of pollutants released (to air, water and land), disposed
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Legislative Updates – April 2018

Legislative Updates – April 2018

Federal   Alberta   British Columbia   Manitoba   New Brunswick   Newfoundland and Labrador   Northwest Territories  
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Evidence for Office Rest Breaks

Evidence for Office Rest Breaks

I was recently out with a client who asked me to comment on a new initiative a supervisor had implemented
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STOP “Cookie-Cutter” Office Ergonomics

STOP “Cookie-Cutter” Office Ergonomics

Many employers and workers explore ways to reduce the risk of ergonomic injuries in the office workspace. Whether reacting to
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Chemicals in the Workplace – Soup Theory

Chemicals in the Workplace – Soup Theory

Chemicals used in the workplace and the soup we enjoy at home share in a common problem. It comes down
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Top 3 Modern Office Ergonomics Trends & Gimmicks

Top 3 Modern Office Ergonomics Trends & Gimmicks

Every decade seems to have some gimmick device for the office that comes out, gets popular and becomes a fad
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Legislative Updates – March 2018

Legislative Updates – March 2018

 Federal   Alberta  British Columbia  Manitoba  New Brunswick  Newfoundland and Labrador  Northwest Territories  Nova Scotia  Nunavut  Ontario  Prince Edward Island  Quebec  Saskatchewan
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The Evolution of Ergonomics

The Evolution of Ergonomics

Ergonomics has been defined as the scientific discipline concerned with fitting the job/task to the worker and the history and
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Industrial Hygiene Sampling

Industrial Hygiene Sampling

A medium sized automotive manufacturer needed to evaluate its workplace for chemical hazards associated with worker exposure. As a result,
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Should Contractors Define Your Confined Space Planning and Processes?

Should Contractors Define Your Confined Space Planning and Processes?

Since the release of the Ontario Regulation 632 Confined Spaces in 2006, there have been numerous questions about its application
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How to Choose and Set Up the Perfect Keyboard

How to Choose and Set Up the Perfect Keyboard

While you primarily a keyboard simply for typing—and while a $10 keyboard will type just fine—certain keyboards and set-ups are
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Legislative Updates – February 2018

Legislative Updates – February 2018

 Federal   Alberta  British Columbia  Manitoba  New Brunswick  Newfoundland and Labrador  Northwest Territories  Nova Scotia  Nunavut  Ontario  Prince Edward Island  Quebec  Saskatchewan
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Ontario Legal Compliance Paradigm Shift Accelerates

Ontario Legal Compliance Paradigm Shift Accelerates

There has been a transition within the Ministry of Labour (MOL) for legal compliance requirements that protect workers to be
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Legislative Updates – January 2018

Legislative Updates – January 2018

Occupational Health & Safety Alberta Occupational Health and Safety Act R.S.A 2000, c. O-2. Clause 1(d), sections 6 and 7, and subsection 40.1(2)
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Standards Update CSA Z462 – Workplace Electrical Safety

Standards Update CSA Z462 – Workplace Electrical Safety

The new edition 2018 edition of CSA Z462 – Workplace Electrical Safety is now available. This the 4th edition to the standard
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December Legislative Updates

December Legislative Updates

Key: Title of Legislation Changes Made Effective Date   Occupational Health & Safety Federal   No changes Alberta   No changes British Columbia Public Health Act The definition of "nurse practitioner" in
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Strategic Ergonomic Review & Awareness Project

Strategic Ergonomic Review & Awareness Project

A global manufacturer of consumer chemical products recognized the need and opportunity to work with EKG to improve ergonomic performance
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Legislative Updates – November 2017

Legislative Updates – November 2017

Occupational Health & Safety Federal   No changes Alberta No changes British Columbia Public Health Act The definition of "nurse practitioner" in section 1 has been
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Cold Stress and Winter Safety

Cold Stress and Winter Safety

This week several Canadian meteorologists  and climatologists released their predictions for the winter season, and the theme was consistent, we
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EHS Audit Multi-site Chemical Manufacturer

EHS Audit Multi-site Chemical Manufacturer

EKG was contracted by a leading chemical manufacturer to conduct a multi-site/multi-provincial EHS audits. The purpose of the audit was
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5 Reasons to Earn Your CES Designation

5 Reasons to Earn Your CES Designation

All-In-One Practical Learning Experience - Our CES Designation program covers all aspects of ergonomics and provides a clear path to understanding.
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RollerMouse Red by Contour  – Product Review

RollerMouse Red by Contour – Product Review

The mouse is a standard piece of computer equipment. Computer users use the mouse almost three times as much as
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National Kinesiology Week – November 13-19 2017

National Kinesiology Week – November 13-19 2017

National Kinesiology Week “If all the ways that exercise helped you were replicated in a drug, it would be considered a
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A Testimonial You MUST Read – Anthropo-what?

A Testimonial You MUST Read – Anthropo-what?

The final day of a week well spent, And the discovery of what anthropometrics meant; A look at ergonomics shown 5 simple
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E.K. Gillin & Associates Inc. Newsletter – November 2017

E.K. Gillin & Associates Inc. Newsletter – November 2017

 The Power of Physical Demands Descriptions Physical Demands Descriptions (PDDs) should be a vital component of every company’s Health & Safety
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Keys to Incident Response – Accident Investigation

Keys to Incident Response – Accident Investigation

Accidents happen, as any parent will tell you, and we are often left wondering why. A critical component of accident
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Al Beck, Director HR Schaeffler Automotive/FAG Aerospace

Al Beck, Director HR Schaeffler Automotive/FAG Aerospace

"EKG has been a long term partner with our organization, providing solutions to all our external EHS needs, and enhancing
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Designated Substance Program

Designated Substance Program

A routine MOL investigation identified that a mid-sized manufacturing site had not assessed its operation for designated substances under O.
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Noise Assessment for Industrial Manufacturing

Noise Assessment for Industrial Manufacturing

A large sized Tier 1 automotive manufacturing organization wanted to assess their facility for noise levels and to identify high-risk
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Indoor Air Quality – Air Balance / Air Flow Project

Indoor Air Quality – Air Balance / Air Flow Project

The Canadian division of a global manufacturer of industrial/commercial packaged boiler systems was struggling with poor indoor air quality and
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Industrial Hygiene Development Project

Industrial Hygiene Development Project

A significant resource company operating multiple mining sites in BC and Alberta was struggling to get full value out its
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Ergonomic Design

Ergonomic Design

EKG was contracted by a Provincial liquor and gaming corporation to review a proposed semi automated bottle picking line for
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Designated Substance Programs

Designated Substance Programs

A routine MOL investigation identified that a mid-sized manufacturing site had not assessed its operation for designated substances under O.
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The Value of Industrial Hygiene

The Value of Industrial Hygiene

Industrial Hygiene (IH) is one of the most valuable Occupational Health and Safety sciences that organizations can practice to protect
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CES Participant

CES Participant

"The presenter was great! His confidence & knowledge gives me confidence to succeed! Thanks!"
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Robert Duda, MBA P.Eng MPCI

Robert Duda, MBA P.Eng MPCI

"The team at EKG provides my firm with additional manpower for large complex consulting projects. I trust them to deliver
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Michael Orosz, Plant Manager Nova Steel

Michael Orosz, Plant Manager Nova Steel

"I would highly recommend using EKG to provide services that require attention to detail, in-depth knowledge of a variety of
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Ryan Robinson, OHSE Manager CHEP Canada Inc.

Ryan Robinson, OHSE Manager CHEP Canada Inc.

"I was pleasantly surprised that a medium sized firm based out of SW Ontario could provide services for all our
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Brad Schiel, Cleaver Brooks Canada

Brad Schiel, Cleaver Brooks Canada

"Our 19-year relationship with EKG for all things environmental health and safety says it all."
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Carolin Cattoi-Demkim, Safety Officer, U Sask

Carolin Cattoi-Demkim, Safety Officer, U Sask

"Very useful course focused on giving participants hands on skills and expanded vision."
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Kathleen Stinson, Manager OSH BC Ferries

Kathleen Stinson, Manager OSH BC Ferries

"Patrick leads a team trainers and educators armed with top notch, self developed curriculum for Safety and Health professionals. He
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Lockout/Tagout

Lockout/Tagout

Since our inception in 1990 EKG has been developing activity/machine specific lockout/tagout work instructions using the process known as visual
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Director HR, Tier 1 Automotive Provider

Director HR, Tier 1 Automotive Provider

"EKG’s claims management training program is a mandatory requirement for anyone handling WSIB claims for our Ontario facilities."
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Lindsay Mutcheson, IH Analyst, Vale Inco Ltd

Lindsay Mutcheson, IH Analyst, Vale Inco Ltd

"Great program, improved my understanding and confidence in performing surveys."
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COR Program Development

COR Program Development

A fortune 500 company and global leader in the industrial automation equipment and field services contracted EKG to create a
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Recent Attendee

Recent Attendee

"Very dynamic. Lots of interaction. The reviews each day were very helpful."
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Scott McKee, HR Manager Denso Automotive

Scott McKee, HR Manager Denso Automotive

"We used several EHS consultant and training providers, until we realized that more and more EKG had exactly what we
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– Satisfied Customer

– Satisfied Customer

"On a scale of 1 to 5, I’d rate EKG Inc. as a 6!"
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Karin Greenlees, Director EHS Teck Coal

Karin Greenlees, Director EHS Teck Coal

"The EKG Course is unique in its design and delivery from other IH courses I have attended. The instructor was
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Mould Assessment

Mould Assessment

EKG was contracted by a restoration firm and insurance company to perform an investigation of the building envelope of an
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