Posts written in : September 2014

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Sep 30
2014

Building with Steel: Critical Stuff you need to know!

Learn with the experts! From the CISC Course Calendar A course on steel building construction that will provide an overall, non-technical understanding of the structural design and engineering process; manufacturing approvals; applicable building codes and standards; roles and responsibilities; performance; critical aspects of drawings, specifications, design, details and the many manufacturing/fabrication engineering and construction documents; […]

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Sep 30
2014

NCLRA Conference Registration, Queen’s Landing, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON

October 16-17, 2014 Registration is now open for the 2014 NCLRA Conference to be held October 16 & 17, 2014 in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario. To register online for the conference, please visit the website and enter the Invite Code 2014nclra.  Should you prefer not to use the online registration method, contact the organizer by email, fax or mail (address below).   Payment can […]

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Sep 30
2014

Inspection of Steel Building Structures

Learn with the Experts Toronto, ON   October 27 – 31, 2014 Information   Registration This 4-day course will provide participants with requirements, recommendations and resources for the inspection of steel-framed buildings. An optional 3-hour exam is offered on the 5th day for those working towards their designation as a CISC Accredited Steel Inspector – Steel Buildings.  Who should attend? * […]

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Sep 30
2014

2-Minute News

From the Infrastructure Health and Safety Association. Safety Talk: Fire Extinguishers Ministry of Labour warns of issues with timber dome structures Lightning safety: Take shelter from the storm Is your “Green Book” up-to-date? New ca Magazine focuses on Certificate of Recognition program Safety Talk: Fire Extinguishers Fire is a threat on many work sites, especially […]

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Sep 4
2014

2-Minute News from the ISHA

To read online click here. Safety Talk: Dump Trucks – Workers in Vicinity Proposal to classify truck drivers as skilled workers Training spotlight: Introduction to Hazard and Risk Management Request for comments on implementing the GHS in Canada IHSA’s Annual General Meeting September 17 Safety Talk: Dump Trucks – Workers in Vicinity Dump trucks have tipped over […]

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