By Angela Unsworth Renee’s scar is a constant reminder of what it means to be safe at work. On a Friday night shift at Cargill Canada—and only 20 years old at the time—she was chopping meat products when the knife she was using slipped from her hand. As she reached out to catch it, the […]
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By Angela Unsworth Horror movies are scary. Safety is not. Over here at Heads Up, we’ve created a horror movie trailer to make sure that this Halloween, you go home with candy, not a cast. Check it out: Happy Halloween from the Heads Up team!
By Melissa Babcock Over the years, summertime in Alberta has become synonymous with one word: festivals! The summer months are rife with so many festivals, you can literally find something to do or someplace to be almost every weekend in July and August. The legendary Calgary Stampede is already underway, with K-Days soon to follow. […]
By Melissa Babcock Five years ago, I walked up the concrete steps to my new workplace for the first time. I was fresh out of school and about to embark on a summer job in my newly chosen field. I was nervous to the point of sweating but was hopeful that my stint as a […]
By Angela Unsworth I come from a time before cell phones were common. The first mobile phone I ever saw was a car phone. I’m not that old, I swear! The same friend who had this magical car phone was also the first one among us to get a more portable cell phone—the Motorola StarTac. […]