Learn about the latest changes to WHMIS training in Canada. The “WHMIS 2015” legislation introduced the Globally Harmonized System (GHS). This update comes with some significant changes including updated pictograms, a new safety data sheet format, and changes to supplier labels.
As the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic continues to affect Canada, we will be updating our protective measures in order to continue to prioritize the safety of our staff and our customers. These additional measures are subject to change at any time. COVID-19 – Classroom Practices As an essential service provider, Worksite Safety will continue to provide… Read more »
When fall hazards at your worksite cannot be eliminated, they must be controlled. When a hazard exists that cannot be eliminated entirely, you must have a hazard assessment completed and create a written Fall Protection Plan. What is in a Fall Protection Plan? Fall Protection Plans include a lot of important information, which is needed… Read more »
Throughout 2019 and 2020, the Ontario government has been overviewing the construction, mining, industrial and healthcare industries on an array of topics. Their plan has been active since April 1, 2019, and ends on March 31, 2020. There will be two phases to each initiative, focusing on a different health and safety topic. Phase 1Education,… Read more »
What is IATA? IATA is the International Air Transportation Association, and they provide consolidated resources for scheduling air traffic, route management, and regulate the services provided by airlines in over 85 countries. IATA also regulates the transportation of dangerous goods training requirements for its stakeholders. Who requires Training? Nearly everyone working in the transportation of… Read more »
A person is considered to have entered into a confined space when their body passes through an opening into an area, meaning that just reaching your arm into a confined space is considered entry and would require training. Each province has a slightly different definition of a confined space, but there are 4 common… Read more »
What asbestos is, how its made, what its used for, and what are hte health risks. Find out in this article and course.
Reading a TDG By Ground UN Number, including the packaging type, group, and manufacturer ID.
This is an overview of the TDG by ground Shipping Document, and how to fill them out properly.
This is an outline of WHMIS 2015 pictograms, and how each should be used.
H2S, or Hydrogen Sulfide, is a commonly used gas in many fields, but it is a hazard to work around when not properly educated.
Musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) are the number one workplace injury type reported to WSIB in 2017.
This Online Ladder Safety Training will guide you through all aspects of Ladders including: hazard identification, ladder types, set up, PPE, Maintenance, storage & handling, and inspection.
Know your rights and responsibilities around working at heights, and what personal protective equipment you need to stay safe.
When Selecting a Respirator there are a few factors to take into account. What the application is, how often will it be used, what are you protecting against?
Taking a quick look at the requirements and differences between Locking out and tagging out a machine for maintenance in Canada.
Health and Safety Awareness Training Is Required to a Certain Degree in all Ontario Workplaces
Managing health and safety training for any sized group over time can be quite the challenge. Our online training platform allows you to track who has been enroled in or completed training, and how they have scored. To cut down the time needed to access your employees training records, you can download a course report…. Read more »
Worksite Safety is excited to announce the availability of the industry-leading Ground Disturbance and Safe Digging certification courses as developed by the expert team at Locate Management. Developed with input from a cross-sector of industries, Locate Management’s new online Safe Digging – Supervisory Ground Disturbance course is aimed at developing advanced ground disturbance (excavation) skills and attitudes. This… Read more »
Adding users to your online training account just got a little easier! With the Access Code feature, your users can do more self-management. This means they can register themselves and link their account to yours during registration, or after the fact. An access code uses your credits to enrol anyone who enters it. When you… Read more »
Do you typically purchase training for yourself? Have you purchased training of behalf of a friend or family member? Do you manage multiple employees? Our online training platform offers features to benefit all types of users, including large groups! Now, you can tailor your account view to suit your training needs! Already registered? Your My… Read more »