Guidance and Insights

SPOT THE SAFETY VIOLATION: 10 Portable Heater Safety Dos & Don’ts

Based on these pictures, how do you think the fire at this construction site started? Learn how to safety use portable heaters in your workplace.

AROUND THE PROVINCES: Requirements & Limits on Wearing Contact Lenses

Here's a look at the requirements and limits in the OHS laws across Canada on workers' wearing contact lenses on the job.

Webinar: Increasing Participation and Completion Rates of Online Training

Training is a key factor in a safety program. Effective training reduces injury and incidents rates by raising awareness of hazards and safe work practices.


What key safety measure should be used when equipment such as this excavator is reversed? Learn what happened to lead to this scene.


A roundup of important new legislation, regulations, court cases and board rulings that we covered in the OHS Insider monthly newsletter and online in 2016.

OHS Insider — Jan. 2017

In this issue, we cover OHS program audits, SDS updates under WHMIS 2015, CEOs and safety culture, and protecting temporary workers.

DOS & DON’TS: [√] Get Manuals for Machinery and Equipment

It's critical that you get, consult and keep on hand the operator’s manuals for all machinery and equipment in your workplace.

SPOT THE SAFETY VIOLATION: 6 Steps to Safely Store Materials

What do you think happened to the plant manager who was walking by this stack of metal beams when it toppled over?

KNOW THE LAWS: OHS Program Audit Requirements

Here’s what the OHS laws in your jurisdiction say about OHS program audits or reviews

COMPLIANCE: What You Should Know about Auditing Your OHS Program

Here are the key facts that you need to know about auditing your OHS program and why you should conduct such regular reviews.