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Archive for October 2014

Safely Raise the Roof: A blog post inspired by the Gilmore Girls

October 31, 2014

By Angela Unsworth Writing for this blog has helped to increase my awareness of all the potential safety concerns at work. I can’t watch a television show without noticing potential work site safety hazards! I spend a lot of time (maybe too much?) watching Netflix and my friends kept telling me I had to watch […]

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How watching TV helps keep me safe at work

October 24, 2014

By Lauren Smith In case you’re wondering, what does Friends have to do with being safe at work? I’ll get to that… October is Canada’s Healthy Workplace Month To celebrate, my employer is promoting a wellness challenge for the entire month. Each week we’re challenged to do something to improve our wellness under four different themes: […]

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Safety and the movies…Guardians of the Galaxy

October 17, 2014

By Calissa Reid Earlier this month, I saw Guardians of the Galaxy. I know, I know, I’m pretty much the last person on the planet to see this film. Directed by James Gunn, Guardians of the Galaxy features Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Bradley Cooper and Vin Diesel as a team of misfits that […]

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You could #win with Heads Up!

October 10, 2014

By Melissa Babcock For my morning commute to work, I am usually on the LRT before 6:30 a.m. Often I am half awake, barely able to focus on anything until I hear that tinny-sounding recording announce my stop, at which point I stumble off the train, up the escalator and into Tim Hortons for my […]

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Safety in the news: looking out for each other

October 3, 2014

By Angela Unsworth I recently attended a presentation called Safety in Schools: Training for Life. The Safety in Schools program partners with employer organizations from various industries to offer work safety courses in high schools. There were a few teens who came from one of the high schools to talk about how great the program […]

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