As the volume of inbound deliveries increase, so too does the potential for injury during manual unloading. ESL’s Destuff-IT machinery increases unloading efficiency and lowers the potential for strain injuries and mishaps.
A Canadian first, the CSA has defined confined environments in a new national standard as “a workspace that is fully or partially enclosed; not designed or intended for continuous human occupancy and has limited or restricted access.”
Ontario manufacturers have only a couple months to put policies in place that are in compliance with new Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA) amendments, but many are unsure what they need to do.
Change to DST on March 9 may increase fatigue, leading to workplace injuries.
Explosion that killed two workers was just months after an explosion at the Babine Forest Products sawmill in Prince George, BC.
Report says local first responders aren't equipped to deal with major flammable liquid fires on trains
Environmental officials sampled catch basins for chemicals, but found no evidence of contamination.
Move part of effort to get ahead of widespread environmental concerns about Canada's energy regulation
IntelliView Technologies Inc. system uses multi-spectral sensors, proprietary video analytics
Canada's TSB, U.S. NTSB make three recommendations to improve safety of oil-by-rail operations
Segment leaders like Nissan Versa, Honda Fit top list of "poor" performers in new testing by IIHS
Worker found dead after being reported missing at facility near Fort McMurray, Alta., Jan. 19
Research from University of Utah shows geotechnical product can reduce force by up to four times
Explosion believed to have been set off when products lighter than gas were ignited in reactor
Transportation Safety Board will look at underlying causes of derailment in northwestern New Brunswick
The company's high-tech smoke alarms and thermostats learn homeowner's behaviour and are controlled wirelessly.
Trouble with DOT-111 tank cars documented long before disaster in New Brunswick, Quebec
The improved wall adapter has a thermal fuse to prevent current from flowing to the device if an electrical socket heats up.
New rules require that at least two crew work a train transporting dangerous material such as crude oil.
Five reasons internal training is a good investment.
Industrial lighting technologies from Patlite and Lind Equipment.
Industrial pump technologies from Neptune Chemical Pump Co., Watson-Marlow, and Jet Edge Inc.
New enclosures from Naissus, Hoffman, Schroff Rittal Systems and Hammond Manufacturing.