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Hanging Banners and Signs: Safety Concerns

When used correctly, banners and signs can increase revenue for businesses by drawing the attention of potential customers and inviting them to step inside a shop. In addition, large banners placed in high-traffic, public locations can significantly improve the visibility of businesses and products. Hanging these advertisements, however, is a dangerous task and may even […]

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Structural Features Installation Safety

Potential Hazards The most common risks that construction workers face during the installation of structural features are: Accidental Falls. Beams and girders are often positioned at heights above 3 meters (10 feet) with the help of aerial lifts and other vehicles. As such, the most common cause of injury associated with their installation consists of […]

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Ductwork Installation and Maintenance Safety

Potential Hazards The most common risks associated with ductwork installation and maintenance are: Accidental Falls HVAC employees are frequently required to use aerial lifts and work at heights, but many of them are not properly trained to manage fall arrest systems. As such, the majority of injuries occur when workers slip and fall, either on […]

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WORKPLACE VIOLENCE & HARASSMENT

What should you do when you’re harassed at work? How do you know the signs of harassments? What is the process of filing a complaint as a worker if you’re harassed at work? Is there a course or training that touches on workplace violence and harassment?

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WHMIS 2015

WHMIS 2015 is the latest and most updated version of the regulations on workplace health and safety for handling hazardous materials.

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Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

There are a few things that people might mean when they talk about WHMIS, but in essence, they all have to do with making working with hazardous materials safer and simpler for the average Canadian employee.

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WHMIS Training

With the new regulations taking effect, you may be wondering who should receive WHMIS training and whether you are compliant for WHMIS 2015.

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WHMIS Online

If you need WHMIS training you might be wondering whether it is better to join an in-person class or to get your WHMIS online. Here are some of the main advantages of doing your WHMIS certification online.

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