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Archive for November 2013

Heads Up: A Safety Carol – Chapter 1

November 29, 2013

By Matt King Get ready for a visit from the ghosts of safety past, present and future in our new four-part web series – Heads Up: A Safety Carol. Inspired by Charles Dickens’s A Christmas Carol, the new web series tells the story of Eric Tulkinghorn, a young worker who isn’t quite sure about all […]

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PPE is not for me…Think again!

November 22, 2013

By Calissa Reid Confession time: I am a shopaholic. My weakness… clothes. Fashion is one of my main interests; I’ve spent countless hours searching sale racks to build my dream wardrobe. Of course, people have varied interests, and I know that not everybody is interested in clothes and shoes. But there is some clothing that […]

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Safety in the news: falls and road accidents

November 19, 2013

By Theresa Trant We’ve just survived our first major snow storm in Edmonton. The roads were pretty bad and I saw a few fender benders as I traveled about completing my weekend errands. Awareness was a key ingredient to safety this weekend; but sometimes tragic accidents can happen. Here is your November safety in the […]

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Steering clear of accidents this winter

November 15, 2013

By: Josie Hammond-Thrasher I admit it—when it comes to winter, I’m a wimp. I’m trying not to play the pacific princess card (I grew up in New Zealand and moved to Edmonton from Fiji in 2009. Seriously—Fiji!) but Alberta winters aren’t for the faint of heart.  Leaving the discomfort and dangers of sub-zero temperatures aside, […]

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Take two minutes

November 8, 2013

By Theresa Trant Several years ago my son came home from school and told me about the Remembrance Day ceremony they had at school. He mentioned a video that was played; he liked it because it was about taking a moment in your day to remember those who fought for our freedom. I combed through […]

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