Northwestern Ontario Chapter
May 2019 Meeting Links
Dr. Sara Hagstrom spoke of Mental Health for the Safety Professional specifically on how in times of stressful events we can self-assess our own mental health and build strategies for resilience.
Critical Incidents at Work ... What now? (PDF)
Mental Health Services in Thunder Bay (PDF)
April 2019 Meeting Links
Consultation: Ontario’s next occupational health and safety strategy
MOL are developing a new occupational health and safety strategy. Share your feedback to help protect workers’ health and safety on the job, while making it easier for businesses to grow and prosper across Ontario.
Details regarding the Safety Concern of the 3M™ DBI-SALA® ExoFit NEX™ Harnesses. -
March 2019 Meeting Links
Thanks to Doug Cettina from the MOL who attend our meeting.
Initiatives for this upcoming year. - https://www.ontario.ca/page/workplace-inspection-initiatives
The goal is to work with various Safety Associations for their initiatives.
Other topics he discussed
Snow loads on roofs - https://www.labour.gov.on.ca/english/hs/pubs/alerts/a17.php
Radiohead Inquest - https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/radiohead-show-inquest-reconvenes-1.5092146
Small Business Toolkit - https://www.ontario.ca/page/health-and-safety-small-businesses
February 2019 Meeting Links
WSN Safety Conference in Thunder Bay will be held on May 1st - details can be found at here
2019 Northwest Response Forum will be held on April 2nd - 4th, 2019 in Dryden, Ontario - details can be found here.
MOL data analysis on falls and fatalities from heights - download the data analysis and fatalities analysis reports.
Apps and Programs
Safety Line - lone worker monitoring app - Get a complete safety network on all your devices. Workers check-in using their regular devices, and if they need help, SafetyLine alerts the people best equipped to respond - the people they work with. - https://safetylineloneworker.
Contractor Compliance - Collect, manage and re-qualify compliance documents with our intuitive web-
Otter is the smart note-taking and collaboration app that business people, students, and journalists use to get more value from meetings, calls, video conferences, interviews, lectures, and wherever important conversations happen. - Otter Voice Notes- https://otter.ai/login
Remember The Milk:Online to-do list and task management - is the popular to-do list that's everywhere you are: from your phone, to the web, to your Google apps, and more. - https://www.rememberthemilk.com/