Jun 15, 2013
Tailgate Talks is great safety tool
Book promotes workplace safety by providing relevant topics through the interactive training framework.
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.
Apr 15, 2013
Garden training video first of its kind
Thanks to the Landscape Ontario Garden Centre Sector Group, garden centres across Canada have a new tool to train employees.
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.
Feb 15, 2013
New business guide available to improve safety system
A new guide, designed to assist in developing a health and safety system, is now available to members of Landscape Ontario.
Oct 15, 2012
CSA S250 improves safety
In the landscape industry, landscape architects and contractors are required to produce as-built drawings.
Jul 15, 2012
Employers required to post safety poster
The poster summarizes workers’ health and safety rights and responsibilities and the responsibilities of employers and supervisors.
May 15, 2012
Protect outdoor workers from heat stress
When heat is combined with other stresses such as hard physical work, loss of fluids, fatigue or some medical conditions, it may lead to heat–related illness, disability and even death.