Ontario’s MOL has launched an inspection blitz targeting materials handling hazards. Here are resources to help your workplace pass such an inspection.
If workers had to enter this manhole on a barge, what kinds of protections should be in place to avoid common confined space mistakes?
Here’s a progress report on the comprehensive review of the health, safety and prevention issues related to underground mining in Ontario.
Requiring workers to retire when they reach a certain age out of concern for their safety may seem appropriate but could actually be discriminatory. Here’s a look at the validity of mandatory retirement policies.
Worker fatigue can lead to safety incidents. Use this checklist to identify work-related factors that can contribute to fatigue and may need assessment.
A worker strikes a co-worker. The employer investigates and then fires him for violating a 10-year-old policy. What did it do wrong?
This bulletin from Work Safe Alberta reminds employers to protect workers from lead that may be present in certain pigments and coatings.