Posts in Category : Important Safety Information

As part of our mandate to showcase and promote the services of our members, to speak on their behalf whenever required, and keep our partners current with related issues, the following is an active archive of press releases and relevant news articles. If our members have articles they believe would be of benefit to a wider audience, please contact us and we'll include it here.

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Oct 2
2019

The Iron Messenger: An IMPACT Publication – September 2019

Project Highlights Industrial Info Dodge Pipeline Spotlight on Safety, Training and Leadership News and Resources For Contractors News and Resources For Ironworkers IMPACT and Iron Workers In The News Upcoming Events Industrial Info IMPACT provides Industrial Information Resources’ (IIR) PEC reports to partner Local Unions and District Councils. PEC reports identify specific project related data. […]

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Sep 11
2019

2019 September MOL Report

From the Ministry of Labour Construction Health and Safety Program Report for the Labour-Management Network, September 2019 Reporting Month Statistics Reporting Month Fatalities Critical Injuries Total June 1-30, 2019 2 31 33 June 1-30, 2018 3 22 25 Reporting Month Fatalities Critical Injuries Total July 1-31, 2019 0 22 22 July 1-31, 2018 3 32 […]

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Sep 4
2019
Honeywell Industrial Safety

Honeywell Miller SRL Safety Notice / MANDATORY STOP USE NOTICE

Miller MightEvac, MightyLite Self-Retracting Lifeline End-Users Honeywell Industrial Safety August 23, 2019 MANDATORY STOP USE NOTICE (Immediate Stop Use Required) MANDATORY STOP USE NOTICE (Immediate Stop Use Required)    Please read, review and follow the instructions in this notice carefully. WARNING! All recipients of this mandatory stop use notice must read, understand and follow all […]

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Jul 29
2019

Stop Use & Recall Notice 3M™ DBI-SALA(R) Nano-Lok™ edge Twin-Leg Self Retracting Lifelines

Stop Use & Recall Notice IMMEDIATE ACTION REQUIRED 3M™ DBI-SALA® Nano-Lok™ edge Twin-Leg Self Retracting Lifeline July 25th, 2019 Dear 3M Fall Protection Distributor: 3M Fall Protection announces an immediate stop use and product recall of the 3M™ DBI-SALA® Nano-Lok™edge and Wrap Back Twin-Leg Self Retracting Lifelines. The twin-leg Nano-Lokedge is part of a personal […]

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Jun 3
2019

2-Minute News from the Infrastructure Health and Safety Association – May 2019

IHSA Safety Talk: Impairment in the workplace Product spotlight: Handbook for Construction Traffic Control Persons (B016) IHSA has free safety product downloads WSIB releases Health and Safety Index results IHSA Safety Talk: Impairment in the workplace We often think of impairment as a result of using substances such as alcohol or drugs— whether they are […]

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Jun 1
2019

Ontario Government Announces Review of Workplace Safety and Insurance Board

Dear Clients and Friends, Yesterday, the Government of Ontario announced the appointment of two special advisors to conduct a review of the province’s Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (“WSIB”).  The WSIB is an independent agency that administers compensation and no-fault insurance for Ontario workplaces.  The review is welcome news to Ontario employers covered by the WSIB and that have long […]

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May 21
2019

Construction Falls Infographics

Good Morning Directors, COOs and Associates, Chief Prevention Officer, Ron Kelusky, has provided the link below to some impactful graphical info about construction falls.  While it is from an American organization and the stats are US, none the less, the Canadian experience is similar.  Falls continue to be the cause of too many fatalities and […]

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May 2
2019

2-Minute News from the Infrastructure Health and Safety Association – April 2019

IHSA Safety Talk: Workplace violence and harassment Product spotlight: Daily Vehicle Inspection Report (RF028) and Daily VIR and Record (RF029) Falls Awareness Week May 6-10 MOL wants your input on its occupational health and safety strategy Day of Mourning – April 28 IHSA Safety Talk: Workplace violence and harassment Workplace violence and harassment can be: […]

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