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Levitt-Safety Blog

Eric Huard

Eric Huard | Market Segment Manager, Personal Safety
Levitt-Safety Limited Oakville

Over my five years in the safety industry, I’ve had the opportunity to help people work healthier and safer. I’ve been fortunate enough to hold a number of different roles at Levitt-Safety that have allowed me to advise my customers on a range of different topics. Now that I’m a Market Segment Manager, I’m focusing on helping my customers find the best solutions to their personal protective equipment needs. From gloves to fire-retardant coveralls, I’ve got you covered. Don’t hesitate to get in touch with me if there’s something you’d like to see covered on my blog – I’d love to hear from you.

  • It's Go Time: GHS is in Full Effect

    It's Go Time: GHS is in Full Effect

    It's official. The deadline to implement the Global Harmonized System (GHS) is here. The new regulations have slowly been phased in since they were initially set back in 2015, however now is the time that all employers need to make sure that...

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  • Earplugs for Dummies

    Earplugs for Dummies

    Even though they are the smallest and simplest devices out of my entire safety segment, earplugs are the most-commonly misused piece of PPE. I can bet you that at this moment thousands of workers across Canada have their earplugs hanging...

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  • What’s NRR and How Does it Work With Earplugs?

    What’s NRR and How Does it Work With Earplugs?

    Workplace noise is more than just annoying and disruptive – it can cause serious damage. In a perfect world (or work site), eliminating noise right from its source would be the ideal solution – but, this isn’t always a realistic solution....

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  • 5 Quick Tips for Better Office Ergonomics

    5 Quick Tips for Better Office Ergonomics

    What do migraines, fatigue, blood vessel constriction, jaw pain and digestive issues all have in common? They can all be caused by improper posture. It might start as an ache in your neck. Maybe your eyes are feeling strained and your...

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  • The Top 3 Ways the Internet of Things Can Keep You on Schedule, on Budget and Compliant

    The Top 3 Ways the Internet of Things Can Keep You on Schedule, on Budget and Compliant

    Have you ever written down a note to yourself that’s super important on a Post-it, only to lose that Post-it and forget everything? Ever lose your oil change sticky then go six months without having your car serviced? Yeah, me...

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  • Establish Your Essential Arc Flash Program in 4 Steps

    Establish Your Essential Arc Flash Program in 4 Steps

    Arc flash injuries are incredibly rare but account for a disproportionate number of work-lost days. Injuries tend to be severe and the fines and victim payments can be quite steep, as one company in San Diego experienced recently when they...

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