Sep 15, 2015
Ministry offers advisory on elevating work platforms
The Ministry of Labour has provided an advisory on working at heights.
Jul 15, 2015
Who is a supervisor under health and safety act?
The Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA) defines a supervisor as a person who has charge of a workplace or authority over a worker.
Jun 15, 2015
Construction site emergency preparation is required
Every construction project must have emergency response procedures in place.
Jan 15, 2015
New workers more likely injured
Workers who are new to a job are three times more likely to be injured during their first month on the job than more experienced workers.
Jan 15, 2015
Bill 18 will affect LO members
The Ontario Government has passed Bill 18, which will have an impact on Landscape Ontario members.
Jan 15, 2014
Mandatory safety training coming July 1
Government introducing new training to help protect workers and keep them safe on the job.
May 31, 2013
Heat stress is concern for industry
It is recommended that outdoor workers develop a workplace heat stress prevention plan.
May 15, 2013
Safety case study: Cindy takes a tumble
The Occupational Health and Safety Act requires employers to ensure workers are supervised and trained properly.
Feb 15, 2013
New program requires safety awareness training
New requirements will force employers to ensure that all workers and supervisors complete occupational health and safety awareness training programs.