Posts tagged with : IHSA

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Jul 29
2019

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

IHSA Safety Talk: Tarping loads IHSA launches online resource — Road Safety Solutions Struck-by Object Hazard and Controls: Mechanical Trades (Pipe/Sheet Metal) (W500) IHSA awards mark safety achievements IHSA Safety Talk: Tarping loads Covering a load with tarps and removing them afterwards can be hard work for flatbed truck drivers. A tarp can weigh up […]

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May 23
2019

COCA Newsletter – May 2019

Welcome to COCA’s monthly Newsletter. Unless noted otherwise, all articles written by COCA President, Ian Cunningham. View this newswletter as a web page. COCA Finds Flaw in Federal Prompt Payment Act Bill C97 is the federal government’s budget Bill. Like the Ontario government’s budget Bill, Bill 100, C97 is a large omnibus Bill that amends […]

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Posted:
May 3
2019

COCA April 2019 Government Relations Report

Please find attached the April 2019 issue of COCA’s Government Relations Report. April 2019 GR Report In the April issue: Features of Ontario’s Framework for the Skilled Trades and Apprenticeship System Expect Speedy Passage of Budget Bill New IHSA Services to Support CoR Certification Largest Skills Competition in Canada Set for May 6-8 in Toronto […]

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Apr 30
2019

IHSA LMHSC – Two IHSA events of note

·        Falls Awareness Week May 6th – 10th, 2019 ·        ESDC Federal Labour Program Open House on May 9th 2019 Falls Awareness Week 2019 Open House Invite   2019 Falls Awareness Week (May 6 – 10, 2019) The MOL is anticipated to officially launch the 2019 Falls Awareness Week (FAW) May 6 – 10 Campaign this week […]

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Posted:
Mar 6
2019

IHSA 2-Minute News | February 2019

2-Minute News IHSA Safety Talk: Slip and fall hazards for truck drivers MOL releases data analysis on falls and fatalities from heights COR™ Internal Auditor Conference March 19 Updated MSD Prevention Guidelines now available CORTM Open House and OGCA Leadership day March 1 IHSA Safety Talk: Slip and fall hazards for truck drivers Most falls […]

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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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Posted:
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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