Posts tagged with : IHSA

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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Feb 5
2019

IHSA 2-Minute News | January 2019

2-Minute News IHSA Safety Talk: Cold stress Occupational Health and Safety in Ontario: 2017-18 Annual Report is now available online 2019 Safety Groups registration deadline extended to March 31, 2019 Training spotlight: Communication Skills for Supervising Health & Safety IHSA Safety Talk: Cold stress When you’re cold, blood vessels in your skin, arms, and legs […]

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Jan 15
2019

Your Winter 2019 edition of the Labour-Management Network e-News

Welcome to the 2019 Winter Edition of Network e-News In an effort to emphasize the important and outstanding work undertaken by the volunteer members of the IHSA Labour-Management Network, this edition of Network e-News focuses on a sampling of the important initiatives they have completed in the interest of worker health and safety throughout the […]

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Mar 20
2018

IHSA 2-Minute News February 2018

2-Minute News IHSA Safety Talk: Hand protection Basic Auditing Principles now available via E-Learning IHSA’s Internal Auditor Conference Training spotlight: Suspended Access Equipment – Planners IHSA initiates review of 2014 Electrical Utility Safety Rules IHSA Safety Talk: Hand protection The best tools we have are our hands. We need to protect them on the job. […]

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Jan 29
2015

Product Spotlight: Supervisor Log Book

Excerpt from the IHSA 2 Minute News – January 2015 Inadequate supervision on the job can expose workers to a variety of hazards and result in injury or death. A competent supervisor keeps a record of daily events on the job as part of their efforts to maintain a safe workplace. IHSA has developed a Supervisor Log […]

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Posted:
Dec 15
2014

New training requirements for working at heights announced

December 10, 2014 The Ontario Ministry of Labour (MOL) has announced changes to Regulation 297/13: Occupational Health and Safety Awareness and Training that will come into effect on April 1, 2015. As of that date, workers on construction sites will need to complete a working at heights training program that has been approved by the […]

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Apr 29
2014

New Working at Heights Training Standard – from IHSA

The Ministry of Labour’s Chief Prevention Officer hasestablished a new training standard in Ontario forworking at heights. IHSA has embarked on an awareness campaign to ensure that our members know about the standard and that IHSA’sWorking at Heights program meets its requirements.  Training Schedule IHSA has added additional training courses for Working at Heights-Fundamentals of Fall Prevention and Working […]

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