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Top TEN Contraventions in the Community Service and Hospitality Industries

Service Hospitality’s mission is to build our members’ capacity to prevent workplace injuries by ensuring they identify hazards in their workplace and comply with relevant health and safety legislation, protecting them from legal action. Below are the TOP TEN contraventions in our industries during 2023 in Saskatchewan.  1. Establishing of OH&S Committees – Saskatchewan Employment […]

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Final Countdown to Workplace Violence Policy Implementation

Can you believe it’s been almost a year since the Government of Saskatchewan introduced health and safety amendments to The Saskatchewan Employment Act? As a friendly reminder to all employers in Saskatchewan, the final countdown has begun to review and update the Workplace Violence Policy and prevention plan within your organizations by May 17, 2024. […]

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Youth Safety Education Day 2024

Partner for YSED2024 Today! Did you know? Young and new workers are the most at risk for injury on the job. Each year in Saskatchewan, approximately 3,200 youth under the age of 25 are injured on the job, and an average of two die from a workplace incident. (Source: WCB 2021 Annual Report – Page […]

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Announcing our 2023 Safety Centered Leadership Award!

Once a year, Service Hospitality recognizes individuals who have taken a leadership role in demonstrating their commitment to safety. The SCLA awards an individual or group that: Notably, it goes above and beyond meeting occupational and psychological health and safety standards. Produces positive outcomes in health, safety, and wellness culture. Integrates health and safety into […]

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Repetitive Strain Injury Awareness Day

On February 29th, 2024, the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) recognizes Repetitive Strain Injury Awareness Day. This is a day to bring awareness to one of the lesser-discussed workplace hazards that cause repetitive strain injuries and reflect on how to prevent them. Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI) Awareness Day is February 29th*. As […]

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