Levitt-Safety Blog

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Leslie MolinJune 1, 2023

Addressing the Need for Women-Specific PPE: Ensuring Safety and Inclusivity

As a trusted Canadian health and safety distribution and service company, Levitt-Safety prioritizes the well-being and safety of all workers. In our previous blog PPE for Women: Real Solutions to keep all workers safe , we highlighted th...
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Jonathan McCallumMay 30, 2023

Silica Dust in the Workplace: Promoting Health and Safety Through Effective Monitoring

As the summer season approaches, bringing pleasant weather and outdoor activities, it is crucial to raise awareness about the potential health and safety hazards associated with crystalline silica dust in both personal and workplace envi...
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Derek McEwenMay 10, 2023

How Levitt-Safety supports mine rescue and the mining industry in Canada

Mining is one of Canada’s most important economic sectors. As one of the largest mining nations in the world, Canada is among the top ten producers of several commodity metals and minerals. Canada is home to a thriving mining indus...
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Bruce LevittMay 9, 2023

Levitt-Safety named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies for the 11th year

Our team at Levitt-Safety is proud to be named one of Canada's Best Managed Companies for the eleventh consecutive year. For over a decade, we have worked hard to identify industry trends, provide unique solutions to industrial safet...
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Jonathan McCallumMay 8, 2023

How to prevent heat stress at work

Hundreds of workers in Canada are affected by heat stress every year. According to the United Food and Commercial Workers Union (UFCW Canada), an estimated 220 workers in Canada and the U.S. die each year from occupational heat stress. H...
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Jonathan McCallumApril 3, 2023

Why you’ll love our prescription safety eyewear program

Eye protection comes in many forms, like safety glasses and goggles, face shields, welding helmets, and even full-face respirators. Now we’re taking it a step further by highlighting our prescription safety eyewear program and expl...
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Sera DenizMarch 28, 2023

Discover the sustainable products you should switch to this Earth Day

During April, we celebrate Earth Day, and while it’s only a one-day event, you can take action from this post to improve your company’s environmental stewardship to make greener choices every day. More and more manufacturers ...
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Leslie MolinMarch 16, 2023

PPE for Women: Real solutions to keep all workers safe

PPE is an essential layer of protection for workers in every industry as it helps them perform their tasks safely and successfully. However, not all PPE is designed to meet the needs of every worker.
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Derek McEwenMarch 10, 2023

ANSUL® LVS NF-40: Meet the next-generation of Vehicle Fire Protection Agent

Heavy mobile equipment is the backbone of many industries across Canada. Mining, forestry, agriculture and aviation are just a few industries that rely on heavy-duty industrial mobile equipment. These heavy-duty machines haul, dig, lift,...
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Mohammad NajaMarch 3, 2023

The future of pulmonary function testing

On March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a global pandemic. Moving forward, we can explore new ways to deliver better care. Since COVID-19 was a respiratory condition, there was a surging demand for respiratory ...
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Leslie MolinFebruary 13, 2023

Find the best winter work gloves in Canada

This post is going to be your best friend this winter. We outline the best winter work gloves by category and explain what you need to look for when working outdoors in cold Canadian weather. Best winter work gloves by category: Best ove...
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Jonathan McCallumFebruary 3, 2023

The 5 reasons your workplace needs an AED

February is Heart Month in Canada. This month is about focusing on the importance of cardiovascular health and how to reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease.
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