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David Johnston succeeds Monica Szabo as BCRSP chair

Toronto-based CRSP is the 25th chair of the national certification body. He will lead the board through the execution of its strategic plan and vision.

As tide turns, U.S. retailers that resisted masks relent

As the number of new virus cases have surged in many U.S. states, national chains like Walmart, Target and most recently McDonald’s are issuing mask mandates.

U.S. workers turn into amateur sleuths to track virus cases

Major U.S. companies are keeping their employees in the dark on just how prevalent the virus is in their warehouses, stores and meatpacking plants.

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B.C.’s top doctor says ‘pay attention now’ to higher COVID-19 cases

Dr. Bonnie Henry is concerned the province is at a “tipping point,” noting it’s more challenging for public health workers to do contact tracing when an infected person has socialized with a high number of people. » Read More

(OPINION) Converting COVID-19 chaos into opportunity

Safety professionals can convert the chaos of COVID-19 into an opportunity to build a more robust system, writes Som Mukherjee. » Read More

Mitigate Pandemic Exposure Risks as Facilities Return to Work

Gensuite has been a leader of innovative incident management solutions for decades. With newly integrated pandemic risk management tools, OHS leaders can manage workplace exposures to Covid-19 with contract tracing to prevent contagion amongst employees, contractors & visitors, manage PPE inventory and monitor facility hotspots in neighboring regions. The heatmap visualization tool integrates global site data with real-time WHO & CDC data.

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How Canada compares to other countries on COVID-19

While further research is needed, it’s clear that Canada must do much more to tackle pandemics now and in the future. » Read More

Falls and injuries are a persistent public health problem in long-term care

Four-year study indicates that about 70 per cent of residents fall at least once in any given year, and many do so multiple times. » Read More