News Update - AHSA Conference for Hospitality Health and Safety
October 18, 2018 in Calgary, Alberta
WE ARE EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE THAT REGISTRATION FOR THE CONFERENCE IS NOW OPEN!
Please click on the link to register
Information on the conference program, can be found on the AHSA website.
REMEMBER IF YOU REGISTER PRIOR TO SEPTEMBER 17, YOU WILL RECEIVE EARLY BIRD PRICING.
We look forward to seeing you all there!
HEALTH AND SAFETY TIP
Don’t know where to start?
Contact AHSA at email@example.com and we can help you with all you OHS training requirements.
OHS Incident Investigations
OHS investigates serious work site incidents, including fatalities, which fall under provincial legislation.
Ever wonder what happens when a call is received, it is triaged by the Investigations Unit and assigned to an OHS investigator?
An OHS officer has the authority to:
Click on: How an OHS investigation happens to find out more information or
visit the Alberta Occupational Health and Safety for more inclusive information about health and safety legislation.
“The Association for Workplace Tragedy Family Support, known as Threads of Life, is a Canadian registered charity dedicated to supporting families after a workplace fatality, life-altering injury or occupational disease.”
A workplace accident can occur at any time and may have devastating affects not only for the person who is injured but for their loves ones as well.
Here is one such story, provided by the Threads of Life.
A stepladder is such a simple tool – we’ve all used one, at home or at work. Maybe we figure if we fall, it’s no big deal: a few bruises. Earl Mino’s story is a reminder that a simple tool still has its hazards, and a fall can have the worst consequences. Earl was employed in the meat department of a grocery store, and was using a ladder to place some trays on a high shelf when he fell.
Click on the link below to read Earl Mino’s story
WORKPLACE HEALTH AND SAFETY MATTERS!
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