In Canada, around 90 people die from fire-related incidents a year. Fires in workplaces can be extremely dangerous because of the number of flammable substances, a large amount of people and the general panic that ensues with a fire.
September 20, 2020
According to a 2018 to 2018 survey research, on an average, up to 19 cases of warehouses fatalities are reported every year. Because of the rise in the number of warehouse accidents, the workers’ safety has become a significant concern for businesses that heavily rely on warehousing.
Due to the coronavirus pandemic, over the past 6 to 7 months, we’ve all received an unprecedented crash course in how viruses work. We sympathized, empathized, and collaborated on virtual platforms. We started making cloth masks, baking bread, cooking food, and growing greens in our yard.
Summer is probably the most favourite season for children. It’s that time of the year when they can finally go out to play with friends and enjoy the breeze and greens. They jump, run, skip, climb, and pedal to make the most of their free time. However, summer fun can also put your kids at
In Canada, every year, more than 450 people face death by drowning. This can be easily avoided if the right precautions are taken when in the water. Even if you’re on a boat and have no direct contact with the water, its best to be wearing life jackets or PFDs at all times. You never
August 31, 2020
Even though you should know how to deal with minor injuries and illnesses if necessary, first aid kits can be intimidating. The standard first aid kit has about 20 different items, all of which provide different functions. While some items such as thermometers or labelled items like painkillers are more straightforward, others can be confusing,
Choosing a First Aid course is not as easy as it seems. There are tons of questions and doubts that often hold you back from registering. At Metro Safety Training, we want to ensure that our first aiders are not only equipped with skills but also packed with the necessary knowledge.
Making a workplace safe isn’t a process that happens overnight. It requires careful planning and effort to ensure your workplace is safe for employees and other workers. Accidents are bound to happen; what you can do is make sure there is a response mechanism to mitigate the damage and hasten recovery.
Children are like sponges; they’re quick to absorb all the knowledge and skills taught to them. Which is why teaching them the right things is essential. Whether they’re playing alone or under adult supervision, accidents and injuries are bound to happen. In an emergency, the simplest first aid lessons can save lives.
According to the statistics published by the Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police (CACP), approximately 2,000 people are killed, and 165,000 are injured every year while using the road transportation system.