Impairment top health and safety risk in Ontario sawmills
Top 10 causes of substance use in Ontario sawmills - please download, share and discuss in your workplace
One of the benefits of the legalization of cannabis in Canada is that companies are taking a closer look at their health and safety policies and procedures and better addressing a longstanding yet rarely discussed concern as a cause of injury and death: substance use in the workplace.
Whether it’s prescription or recreational subst...
Ontario workers and managers worry about dangers of alcohol and drug use
Like a wisp of smoke, a waft of alcohol, or a tiny pill, it’s difficult to measure the exact size of the problem of substance abuse in the workplace, but a group of sawmill industry experts has placed the issue firmly at the top of their safety agenda.
Last June 2017, a volunteer group of subject matter experts met face-to-face for a sawmill workplace risk assessment at Workplace Safety North (WSN) headquarters in North ...
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