Item #43. F) Construction activities or projects and related services, including land surveying and demolition services, that would provide additional capacity in the production, processing, manufacturing or distribution of food, beverages or agricultural products.
In light of yesterday’s announcement from Premier Ford on behalf of the Ontario Government regarding the province-wide shutdown, we are providing information regarding essential construction activities. Please see pages 22 + 23.
Ontario’s Prevention Council and Chief Prevention Officer Ron Kelusky released the following statement
Statement from Prevention Council and Ontario’s Chief Prevention Officer
IHSA Safety Talk: Extension ladders
Health and Safety Advisory: Carbon Monoxide (CO) Measurement and Controls (W123)
IHSA offers three free webinars on health and safety best practices during COVID-19
Product spotlight: Canada Labour Code (CLC) Training Requirements Chart
New manual available: Carbon Monoxide from Fuel-Powered Equipment (M076)
Help available: an online cognitive behaviour therapy program guided by a registered health professional. Available free of charge during the pandemic. It’s designed to treat depression, generalized anxiety disorder, social anxiety disorder, panic, PTSD, insomnia, health anxiety disorder, stress management and chronic pain.
If businesses are having trouble developing a safety plan, register for the on-demand IHSA webinar
This guide is for employers. Whether you are currently operating or planning for your workers to return to work, the guide will help you develop a plan to work safely. It will help prepare you to put controls into place to make the workplace safer for everyone.
Learn about how to select, care for and use masks to protect workers from COVID-19.
The Government of Canada is offering the CRSB to provide income support to employed and self-employed individuals who are unable to work because they're sick or need to self-isolate due to COVID-19
CCA members – 70 per cent of which are small and medium-sized, family-run businesses – have been asking for a clear, balanced, fair and flexible infrastructure stimulus plan as Canadians focus on pandemic recovery.
IHSA Safety Talk: Working at heights—Site-specific training
IHSA supports Falls Awareness week September 14-18
Virtual Annual General Meeting set for October 7
IHSA is launching Road Safety Solutions campaign to prevent motor vehicle incidents in the trucking sector
Checking the safety record of a business
Applications for the WSIB 2020 Small Business Health and Safety Leadership Awards now open