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Occupational Health and Safety
February 19, 2014
We are nearing a crossroads in health and safety as we know it.
February 19, 2014
Canada Post's decision to replace home delivery with community mailboxes runs counter to advances in socially responsible design.
February 5, 2014
The Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) has announced plans to partner with more than 25 employers on a three-year research project aimed at driving uptake of the world's first National Standard for Psychological Health and Safety in the Workplace.
February 3, 2014
An Edmonton company has been fined $275,000 in Alberta provincial court for violating the occupational health and safety code, after a worker sustained fatal crush injuries at a local construction site in November 2010.
January 22, 2014
Roadbuilding and maintenance excellence was recently recognized at the 11th annual Deputy Minister's Contractor of the Year Awards in Victoria.
January 13, 2014
Alberta Occupational Health and Safety (OH&S) is investigating the death of a young man, who was killed late last year while repairing a tire on a piece of heavy equipment near Fort McMurray.
January 8, 2014
The escalating skirmish between Canada's concrete industry and advocates for midrise wood structures could be doused by strengthened sprinkler regulations proposed for the 2015 National Building Code of Canada (NBCC).
December 11, 2013
Legislative changes are keeping pace with changing attitudes towards safety in the B.C. construction industry, according to one expert.
December 9, 2013
The Council of Construction Associations (COCA) in B.C. has appointed Dave Baspaly as the new president effective Nov. 1, 2013.
December 9, 2013
New standard contracts address concerns about previous design-build contracts and better define the roles for the people involved in those projects.
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