|Ergonomic Office Chairs Can Save Millions!!!Tue Sep 7th, 2010
IN Spain, it has been estimated that on average around 6.4 million people take sick-leave each week citing muscular-skeletal problems as the reason. Out of these, 40.9 per cent of the work force experiencing lower back pain, 40 per cent with neck…
|Injured student cautions others of on-job risksMon Jul 12th, 2010
WORKPLACE SAFETY: Kellie Renwick is still recovering from her injury By ALEX WEBER THE LONDON FREE PRESS, July 12, 2010 Back in May, the summer was a world of opportunity for 19-year-old Kellie Renwick. She had just finished her first year of uni…
|WSIB to overhaul retraining program.Thu Jul 8th, 2010
Ontario's Workplace Safety and Insurance Board has scrapped their retraining program (LMR). It has been reported that the WSIB aims to roll out the new program by the end of the year. This change is said to focus primarily on improving injured …
|Canadian Environmental Week & Clean Air DayTue Jun 1st, 2010
Embracing Life on Earth, May 30 - June 5, 2010 Protecting Canada's natural environment reaps a world of benefits for Canadians, from strengthening the economy to enhancing health and quality of life. Canadian Environment Week is the perfect time …
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Management H&S Training
There is a growing trend of holding individual management members accountable for health and safety incidents. Provincial safety laws and federal criminal code (Bill C-45) place duties to do everything reasonable for the protection of workers. Do your managers and supervisors understand their legal responsibilities?