Jun 15, 2021 The weekly arrivals of vaccine shipments bring with them the hope that work life will soon return to “normal.” However, it also raises questions. Since business re-openings […]
Mar 15, 2021
COVID-19 inspections: 6 tips to promote compliance
“The province is stepping up enforcement of COVID-19 requirements in Ontario’s workplaces with the training of 100 new occupational health and safety inspectors”, says Monte McNaughton, Minister of Labour, Training and Skills Development. “will be in the field in the weeks ahead.” Read More “COVID-19 Inspections: 6 Tips to Promote Compliance”
With stubbornly high COVID-19 infection rates and a highly infectious variants of the virus in circulation, now may be a good time for workplaces to review or rethink their […]
Employers can use this checklist to make sure their COVID-19 workplace safety plan contains key elements to help protect workers, customers and the general public.
Once local trends of key public health indicators have improved, the province’s 34 public health regions will be gradually transitioned back to a strengthened and revised COVID-19 Response Framework: Keeping Ontario Safe and Open, with some new and modified measures in place.
Nov 24, 2020
Maintaining strict social and household bubbles has proven to reduce the risk of virus transmission in our personal lives. Similar practices could also reduce the risk in our workplaces, especially now as infection rates rise in many locales.
4 ways to prevent a COVID-flu “twindemic” in your workplaceThe pitch: two invisible threats simultaneously infiltrate local communities. Unsuspecting residents spread disease as they go about their daily business. Everybody […]
Building Your Safety Plan Webinars: The Ontario government unveiled a new five-tiered, colour-coded system to help inform and regulate public health decisions related to the COVID-19 pandemic – Keeping Ontario […]
9 ways to power up your JHSC against COVID-19 Regardless of what stage your workplace is in – from an essential operation that never closed to a business that’s just […]
8 ways for employers to “take every reasonable precaution” during a pandemic Ontario’s Occupational Health and Safety Act says that employers and supervisors should “take every precaution reasonable in the […]