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.
August 19, 2020
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.
Along with being a matter of prioritising education, the reopening of schools is an essential step towards economic recovery. Several provinces in Canada have partially opened their schools, while others have decided to remain closed until September.
July 29, 2020
When it comes to your baby, you aim for the most organic, natural ingredients to strengthen their immune system. Although honey seems like a wholesome and natural food to give your infant, it can be potentially dangerous. According to the World Health Organization, honey should not be fed to infants under 12 months of age, whether
As an employer, it’s important to prioritize the health and safety of your employees. There are many benefits to having a culture of safety and respect within an organization. It prevents accidents, improves motivation levels and loyalty among employees. Those working at construction sites, in warehouses, and manufacturing facilities, in particular require safety measures to
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation, commonly known as CPR is a technique that can prove to be life-saving for individuals going into cardiac arrest. However, to perform this technique well, you need to learn it from a professional. CPR certifications among the guidance of experienced professionals, prove to be valuable life-skills that can potentially help you save a
Musculoskeletal issues are common in the workplace. Employees often ignore pain and body aches which can often lead to long-term issues. Musculoskeletal disorders, also known as MSDs, account for a major proportion of workplace injuries. These injuries not only affect performance and productivity, but can also have long-lasting effects if not addressed in time. Common
The importance of mental health has been recognized in recent years. The taboo of mental health has slowly shifted and people from all walks of life are now more open with their struggles. Mental health issues are more common than we realize. One in five adults experience some form of mental health problem, which affects
June 29, 2020
As an employer, you must ensure that your employees remain safe and healthy when a deadly contagion is claiming lives around the world. If your employees are coming to work, you need to do all you can to limit their chances of getting infected. Here are a few tips that may help you do so: