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Levitt-Safety Blog

Month: 12-2017

  • OHSA Has Tripled Corporate Fines: Are You Prepared?

    OHSA Has Tripled Corporate Fines: Are You Prepared?

    In the most far-reaching changes made to the Ontario Occupational Health & Safety Act (OHSA) in over 15 years, the government has moved to, amongst other matters, triple corporate OHS penalties and quadruple individual OHS penalties, effective December 15, 2017. The amendments are...

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  • Put Some Ho-Ho-Ho Into Your Holiday Safety

    Put Some Ho-Ho-Ho Into Your Holiday Safety

    Ahhhh, the holidays. Lit fireplaces, trees and houses glowing with lights and candles burning all signal the most magical time of year. And while our festive decorations capture the spirit of the season, they also pose a real hazard to...

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  • Cold Stress: It's Snow Laughing Matter

    Cold Stress: It's Snow Laughing Matter

    As beautiful and serene as this scene appears, certain cold weather factors like dropping temperatures and wind chills can make this picture seem, well, downright chilling. Did you know that when the wind chill makes the temperature feel like -28°C or...

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  • Reduce Hand Injuries in 5 Easy Steps!

    Reduce Hand Injuries in 5 Easy Steps!

    It’s no secret that hand injuries are one of the leading causes of workplace injuries – one quarter of all reported incidents, in fact! That’s a huge number we’d like to see get smaller with our help. Check out the infographic...

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