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Identify, Diffuse, and Disarm Hostile Work Environments: 10 Investigation Questions

By | 2018-02-17T20:49:44+00:00 February 17th, 2018|ACUTE Environmental and Safety Services|

Managing safety in any workplace is important for keeping everyone, from workers to clients to supervisors, safe. Often times, workplaces can be hostile or unhealthy for employees due to a variety of reasons and the employer may not even be aware. The first step is understanding what a hostile work situation is, then how to [...]

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Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act: Summary For Employers and Business Owners

By | 2018-02-12T06:47:45+00:00 February 12th, 2018|ACUTE Environmental and Safety Services|

Managing safety in any workplace is important for keeping everyone, from workers to clients to supervisors, safe. With the new Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act in Ontario, there is a lot for employers and business owners to know. Some of the key aspects of the Act affect call-in and on-call employees, equal pay for casual, part-time, and [...]

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Health and Safety Authorities in Ontario – Safety Manager Series Chapter 1

By | 2018-01-21T20:26:02+00:00 January 21st, 2018|ACUTE Environmental and Safety Services|

Our Health and Safety Manager series focuses on the key areas that will make safety managers successful. We help you level the playing field so your team has the best access to health and safety resources. Join our Zero Ontario initiative in making Ontario a zero incident province. Contact the experts at ACUTE today to [...]

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Why is Health and Safety Important in the Workplace?

By | 2018-02-04T14:42:35+00:00 January 18th, 2018|ACUTE Environmental and Safety Services, Workplace Health & Safety|

Why is health and safety important in the workplace? At the end of the day, there are three important reasons why organizations should care about health and safety: it's regulated, it will cost all companies time and resources either for preventative measures or reactionary measures that impact the brand and the people, and finally, it [...]

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Ontario Safety Equipment Grants

By | 2018-01-15T09:54:41+00:00 January 15th, 2018|ACUTE Environmental and Safety Services|

Managing safety in any workplace is important for keeping everyone – from workers to clients to supervisors – safe. In Ontario, there are workplace safety equipment grants to help keep employees and managers safe. A safer working environment requires everyone to be on board. If you are a manager or supervisor, you need to protect [...]

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Free CPR Training Toronto and GTA

By | 2018-01-08T09:31:35+00:00 January 8th, 2018|ACUTE Environmental and Safety Services|

According to the Ontario Ministry of Labour (MOL), Ontario workplaces covered by the Workplace Safety and Insurance Act, 1997 must have first aid equipment, adequate facilities, and first aid trained staff. Specific first aid training requirements, as well as additional required training, depend upon the work environment. For example, those working on construction projects must take a [...]

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Employee Safety Training Checklist – Download Now For Free

By | 2018-02-21T11:24:17+00:00 January 2nd, 2018|ACUTE Environmental and Safety Services|

Oftentimes in workplaces health and safety get overlooked. For employers in Ontario looking to ensure their employees' safety training, there are a lot of bases to cover. If you're feeling overwhelmed or if you are not sure where to begin, look no further. With over 100 years of combined experience, ACUTE provides comprehensive health and [...]

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First Aid Training In Ontario

By | 2017-12-27T08:45:07+00:00 December 27th, 2017|ACUTE Environmental and Safety Services|

According to the Ontario Ministry of Labour (MOL), Ontario workplaces covered by the Workplace Safety and Insurance Act, 1997 must have first aid equipment, adequate facilities, and first aid trained staff. Specific first aid training requirements, as well as additional required training, depend upon the work environment. For example, those working on construction projects must take a [...]

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Elevated Work Platform Training Online: Pros and Cons

By | 2017-12-17T23:27:51+00:00 December 10th, 2017|ACUTE Environmental and Safety Services, Training Courses, Working at Heights|

Looking for elevated work platform training online? Some health and safety trainers offer an online elevated work platform training course. Online courses seem like a good, cost-effective option, but what are the pros and cons? This article will outline all of the benefits and drawbacks of online training specifically for elevated work platforms (EWPs). For [...]

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Safety In The Workplace Tips & Data

By | 2017-12-17T23:27:51+00:00 December 3rd, 2017|ACUTE Environmental and Safety Services|

Managing safety in any workplace is important for keeping everyone - from workers to clients to supervisors - safe. The following workplace safety tips will help employees and managers alike create and maintain a workplace where safety is the top priority. A safer working environment requires everyone to be on board. Protect yourself, your workers, [...]

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