Fires breaking out in a building can be very dangerous. It can get even more dangerous to manage the office staff if no one is aware of the steps that need to be taken. First aid training can come in handy in such emergencies. First aid courses help teach individuals of the necessary steps to
September 10, 2021
Many occupations require employees to work in confined spaces. Such spaces present challenges of their own and can possibly lead to unavoidable accidents. As an employer of workers who operate in confined spaces, you should consider getting them trained.
Accidents in the workplace can occur at any time without warning. In such cases, it is best to be prepared. There are many ways in which you can help during an accident at your office. Make sure that someone has called the emergency services so that they arrive as soon as possible and use the
August 5, 2021
Safety training programs give your employees the knowledge and skill to perform operational procedures safely. They also entail specific guidelines and instructions helping them report, identify, and manage incidents and hazards while working.
Confined spaces can be the most dangerous environment to work in due to limited space and restricted visibility. According to the statistics of WorkSafeBC, in Canada, more than 100 deaths occur in confined spaces.
July 28, 2021
Due to the nature of their work, many workers face various workplace safety hazards on an everyday basis. For every employer, it’s important to mitigate those risks and prepare the employees for a safety hazard. By proper training and identifying the hazards, you can easily reduce the risk of accidents at your workplace and prevent
While we might be returning to the workplace, updates from across the world suggest that the pandemic is far from over. This requires us to go the extra mile to ensure that the workplace is safe for everyone while there still remains the threat of an outbreak at the workspace. A health and safety program
A day in a typical workplace involves computers, coffee, and the usual office gossip. But every day isn’t the same, and medical emergencies can occur at any time. Life is precious and unpredictable, and we strongly recommend that you prepare for emergencies well in advance. So, how do you respond to medical emergencies when they
June 30, 2021
Workplace safety courses are essential for all workplaces. However, some sectors are much more in need of workplace safety training than others. According to a recent report, construction is the industry with the most workplace deaths, whereas the highest injury rates are seen in transportation and warehousing. Surprisingly, the government sector experiences the most illnesses.
The Association of Workers’ Compensation Boards of Canada reported a total of 925 work injuries in 2019—suffice it to say that workplace injuries are common. As such, providing safety training to employees is incredibly important. Although many companies spend a large chunk on workers’ medical insurances, it’s time for them to pay attention to preventive
May 30, 2021
Forklifts are machines used in construction and warehouses to lift and move heavy objects. Like any other heavy-duty machine, these vehicles require operators to have adequate training to prevent injuries or fatalities from occurring. Driving at high speeds, confined spaces, or worker incompetence are reasons for accidents in a warehouse. This all can be prevented
Do you know what to do if you’ve just pulled a drowning, unconscious man out of the water? Or what to do if your child accidentally consumes something poisonous? First aid training teaches you the necessary steps to take in case of accidents and emergencies. These are critical steps to help the injured and sick