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Mental Health in the Workplace is a Real Concern…..Are You Prepared?

Are you looking for resources about mental health, psychological health and safety in the workplace, or techniques to handle a difficult situation?  The SHSA has brought together industry professionals, like-minded organizations, and specialized groups to form the Mental Health Best Practice Group. Meeting approximately 3 times per year, this group discusses practices and policies and offers […]

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SHSAtv Episode 25: Preventing Workplace Violence

Preventing Workplace Violence As an employer, you may be legally required to have a violence prevention policy and plan. Even if it isn’t legally required for your industry, if your workers MAY be at risk, you have a legal responsibility to protect them from ALL hazards at work – including violence. The service and hospitality […]

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Workplace Violence: Have You Done Enough?

Workplace violence is defined in the Saskatchewan Occupational Health & Safety Regulations as, the attempted, threatened or actual conduct of a person that causes or is likely to cause injury, and includes any threatening statement or behaviour that gives a worker reasonable cause to believe that the worker is at risk of injury.  37(1). This […]

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