CSSE Announces Newest Chapter in Quebec

The Canadian Society of Safety Engineering’s (CSSE) Board of Directors, is pleased to announce that they have approved the issuing of a chapter charter to the Quebec region.  Quebec is CSSE’s 38th chapter.

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Harvard study identifies human capital metrics measured by global companies

CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts — Human capital metrics, including occupational safety and health data, frequently are collected by a majority of global companies, yet many of these firms are not publicly reporting the information, according to a study released today by the Harvard Law School Labor and Worklife Program in conjunction with the Center for Safety and Health Sustainability (CSHS). Corporate Disclosure of Human Capital Metrics is authored by Aaron Bernstein and Larry Beeferman of the Harvard Law School Pensions and Capital Stewardship Project.

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CSHS encourages safety and health professionals to comment on sustainability standard

PARK RIDGE, Illinois — The Center for Safety and Health Sustainability (CSHS) is encouraging safety and health professionals around the world to let their voices be heard over the next month on a key international standard connected to corporate sustainability. The Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) is seeking feedback on proposed updates to GRI 403: Occupational Health and Safety. The comment period is open through Oct. 9.

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CSHS study supports standardization of sustainability reporting to improve workplace safety

PARK RIDGE, Illinois — The Center for Safety and Health Sustainability (CSHS), whose member organizations represent more than 100,000 workplace safety and health professionals around the world, has released a report on its second analysis of how recognized “sustainable” companies report occupational injuries, illnesses and fatalities. The Need for Standardized Sustainability Reporting Practices is a step forward in showing how global initiatives that index corporate sustainability can include companies’ commitment to safe and healthy workers.

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CSHS names Advisory Council chair and new member

PARK RIDGE, Illinois – The Center for Safety and Health Sustainability (CSHS) is pleased to announce Darryl C. Hill, Ph.D., CSP, as its new Advisory Council chair, and Malcolm Staves as its newest Advisory Council member.

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Call for Papers - Canadian Journal of Occupational Health & Safety

The CSSE Canadian Journal of Occupational Health & Safety (CJOHS) is a repository for non-peer reviewed articles from a variety of sources including CSSE members, other OHS practitioners, academics and research institutions, including Canadian, U.S. and international. The journal showcases technical and subject matter papers, research presentations, case studies etc. related to occupational health and safety.

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PDC Workshop Spotlight: “A Worker-led, Management-Model of Dynamic Workplace Culture”

PDC Workshop Feature:

Tuesday, September 20th

10:30 am – 11:45 am

Concurrent Session 4A

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PDC Keynote Speakers

HIGHLIGHTS of this year’s Keynote Speakers, chosen to teach and inspire, include:

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Getting Employer Support for PDC

Unless you work in the OHS field or are a member of the JOHSC, not everyone knows what it takes to stay current as an OHS practitioner.  Only we know how important networking with colleagues is to gain best practice information and that attending training sessions with reputable facilitators is crucial to update knowledge and to keep in line with ever changing regulations.  How do you gain your employers support to attend the CSSE national PDC?

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Conference Registration


by Brenda Madley CRSP, Ken Newby CRSP, CSP, ARM, CRM and Christine Cunningham HSA

CSSE Edmonton Chapter

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