Health & Safety

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2017 was a year of many changes for the EMC Safety Group Program; we received a new WSIB representative, our dear colleague and friend Laura Rourke accepted a position with one of our Safety Group members, and the rebate calculation has been changed to remove frequency and severity, much to our benefit. Despite these changes, the Safety Group program continues to offer tremendous value to our members.

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A FREE Webinar from Accessibility Directorate of Ontario

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Province Reviewing Exemptions and Exclusions Under the Employment Standards Act

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The Ministry of Labour is consulting on an Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSMS) Accreditation Standard as well as additional criteria for employer recognition that could form the basis of a voluntary program to encourage the use of these systems. The aim of this initiative is to provide a framework to recognize employers who successfully implement a Chief Prevention Officer (CPO) accredited OHSMS in their Ontario workplace(s)

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5 Tips to Develop Customer Service Excellence

By Cindy Stradling

Great customer service seems to be a lost art for many companies. As consumers, we put up with long hold times, rude employees and must work diligently just to get our basic questions answered.

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A Pre-Start Health and Safety Review is an assessment by a Professional Engineer of any industrial apparatus, protective element, process, or structure, to ensure compliance with applicable standards as laid out in Section 7 of Regulation 851, R.R.O. 1990 of the Occupational Health and Safety Act.

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It’s Easy to File Your Accessibility Compliance Report

By Accessibility Directorate of Ontario

The Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) was passed in 2005, with the goal of making Ontario accessible by 2025.

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WSIB Launches Injury Data Interactive Tool

By Laura Rourke

Compass is the WSIB's new online health and safety tool that is open to the public.

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WSIB Releases Proposed Rate Framework Policies

By Laura Rourke

Big changes are coming to how the WSIB sets and reviews employer premium rates.

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What if I told you that you could find out about the Safety Group program without ever having to leave your desk?

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