Written by Mari-Len De Guzman Wednesday, 11 May 2011 16:34
As more women enter male-dominated, non-traditional occupations, the health and safety challenges are increasingly evident. Six women take part in a conversation that brings to light the pressing issue of women safety in high-performance jobs.
The Ontario Mining Association has released figures for last year that support the belief that stakeholders' continuing commitment to improving safety in the industry is paying off. The report shows the industry made significant statistical improvements in most major health and safety categories, in line with their ultimate goal of reaching zero lost time frequency by 2015.
Written by Mari-Len De Guzman Thursday, 02 December 2010 12:27
The United Nations Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS) is coming to Canada. Of that, the health and safety community is certain. The big question in many people’s mind is – when?