OHS Canada: Answering the call
by OHS Canada
Life behind the wheel came with significant health and safety challenges through COVID-19
Canada’s truck drivers always answer the call and they proved it once again during the COVID-19 crisis. While many businesses shut down, truckers continued to roll.
Deemed an essential service, they remained on the job, bringing food to grocery stores and moving medical supplies and products to market.
However, life behind the wheel came with a significant set of health and safety challenges, especially in the early days of the crisis.