When it comes to supervisor safety responsibilities, there’s a fine line between delegation and dependence Instructions: Here’s a briefing for OHS directors to provide their CEO or corporate officers about
SITUATION A part-time caretaker at a school dislocates her shoulder while dusting under a desk, aggravating a pre-existing injury. After two surgeries and physical therapy, her doctor says she can
Relying on outside consultants isn’t enough to prove compliance with OHS laws
Getting your company's officers to see the value of a robust JHSC.
The Metron case confirms that the conduct of a someone on a lower level of the company hierarchy can be the basis for criminal liability for the company.
A licensed outfitter in Saskatchewan hired high school students to clean birds killed during a spring bird hunt. Conservation officers found 135 whole birds disposed of and wasted at the
A company operated a resin production facility on property in Ontario until an explosion and fire permanently closed the facility. The resin company then leased the property to another company.
A company claimed in ads that a device called the “Platinum Vapor Injector” ( PVI), which it sold in Canada, would increase a vehicle’s fuel efficiency by 22% or more,
At a manufacturing plant, a worker was operating a vertical lathe when her hand got caught between the chuck and the tooling turret as she was lowering the chuck to