Tag Archives: Public

Safety and Health Week May 5-11, 2019

The goal of Safety and Health Week (formerly known as NAOSH) is to focus employers, employees, partners and the public on the importance of preventing injury and illness in the workplace, at home, and in the community. This goal seeks to improve attitudes towards safety, increase understanding of the importance of occupational safety and health, […]

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Exposure Control Plans – Not Just for Hospitals

If your workers are required to handle an infectious material or organism or are likely to be exposed to one, then you must have an Exposure Control Plan in place. These are not just for hospitals.  Any workplace with public washrooms is a likely contender, as well as those that host the public for overnight […]

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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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