Heat Stress Awareness Guide

Heat Stress Awareness Toolkit

Overexposure to heat can stress the body’s cooling system, especially when combined with physical labour, loss of fluids, fatigue or medical conditions. Heat stress can lead to heat-related illness, disability and even death. Explore this toolkit to learn more about how you can prevent heat stress.

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Mould

Workplace Guidelines for Mould Recognition, Assessment & Control

More and more workplaces are involved in investigating or removing mould contamination from buildings. As a result, there’s an increasing demand for information on moulds.

To assist workplaces with this issue, the Occupational Health and Safety Council of Ontario has developed an in depth information guide to mould recognition, assessment and control.

Furthermore, depending on the type of material and extent of contamination, various actions will need to be taken in order to contain the mould.

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OTM Book 7

OTM – Book 7 Revisions

Revised in January 2014, Book 7 provides guidelines for traffic control and temporary work zones on or adjacent to highways. It is a helpful guide for municipalities dealing with Temporary Conditions relating to traffic control for Unplanned Events, Roundabout layouts, Mobile Operations, Traffic Control Persons (TCPs) and signage.

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Radon Awareness Webinar

Radon Awareness Webinar

This webinar provides a high-level overview of the proposed Radon Awareness and Prevention Act, 2014, its intent and the current status. It will also provide insight into actions employers should take to be aware of and prepare for this possible legislation.

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