Insight In recent years, experts within the mining, forestry and construction industries have been working hard to improve safety and reduce incidents and injuries, the results have been very positive.
Insight Employers have a number of specific and general responsibilities under the Occupational Health and Safety Act, including taking every reasonable precaution to protect their workers and following the law.
Development and Innovation You’ve almost certainly seen the iconic black and white 1932 photo Lunch atop a Skyscraper in which eleven construction workers sit high above Manhattan, without a safety line in sight, lunching on a girder during the construction of 30 Rockefeller Center.
Insight For a family whose loved one has been killed on the job, there are plenty of milestones and days of memory — missed birthdays and holidays, anniversaries of the day it happened, and the date of the funeral.
Sustainability Stefanie De Adder graduated from the Master’s of Environment and Sustainability program at Western University — allowing her to enter the workforce with experience, and apply
her knowledge on an industry level.
Sustainability Coming out of the Paris Agreement, Canada is well positioned to contribute to the achievement of global climate change objectives, particularly as the pan-Canadian approach to the mitigation of carbon deposition develops.
Sustainability After a standing ovation, Leonardo DiCaprio accepted his Best Actor Award at the 2016 Oscars and used his allotted time at the podium to speak on the importance of environmental conservation.
Sustainability For decades scientists have been warnin us climate change is going to be the defining issue of our time. With the number one human-caused contributor to climate change being the emission of greenhouse gases, we have an obligation to take a very close look at our energy sector provincially and nationally.