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16 06, 2021

An Overview of Standard Machine Guarding

By |Workplace Safety|

Most consumer goods and various manufacturing processes have one thing in common. They both involve the use of machinery. Today, machines can do almost anything. Many boast automation, they can create intricately detailed components, and they yield precision finished products. However, for optimal safety during operation, most industries rely on machine guarding services. Even with [...]

13 05, 2021

What Ministry of Labour Looks for a Pre-Start Health and Safety Review?

By |PHSR|

In Ontario, Canada, the Ministry of Labour requires companies to have a specific workplace health and safety assessment performed. This covers any equipment and processes that pose a potential risk. Keep in mind that the pre-start health and safety review covers virtually any type of danger or hazard. What’s Included As Part of the Pre-Start [...]

10 05, 2021

What Are Some Vigilance Tips for Safety in Confined Spaces?

By |Workplace Safety|

Although companies worry about employees who work in tight spaces as part of their regular tasks, it’s necessary for many industries. The biggest challenge is to provide these workers with optimal protection. This is where a solid program for workplace health and safety in Ontario comes into play. Rather than take unnecessary risks, implementing a [...]

7 05, 2021

Common Machine Guarding Mistakes That Must Be Avoided By Manufacturers

By |Workplace Safety|

Today, many manufacturing companies use the most advanced machines available. However, that doesn’t automatically eliminate potential risks to employees and contractors. This is where machine safety specialists can help. Why Information From Machine Safety Consultants Matters Even a small accident in the manufacturing environment can prove disastrous. When things go wrong, there’s a risk of [...]

3 04, 2020

What Is the Definition of a Safe Machine?

By |Workplace Safety|

This is actually a legal question. The law in Ontario requires that employers and supervisors “take every precaution reasonable in the circumstances” to protect workers under their employment. Taking “every precaution reasonable“ is also understood as Technical Due diligence. To understand the legal requirements associated with the achievement of Technical Due Diligence, one must ask [...]

25 03, 2020

Why Do Ontario Manufacturers Need an Owner’s Engineering Firm?

By |Workplace Safety|

What Is an Owner’s Engineering Firm? An Owner’s Engineering Firm is a group of Safety Consultants that know and understand the technical safety standards and their application to your workplace. The Owner’s Engineering Firm ensures that their clients achieve technical due diligence. The Owner’s Engineer advocates for and protects the business interests of the owner. [...]

3 03, 2020

Why Safe Machinery Is More Efficient

By |Workplace Safety|

When a Professional Engineer performs an Industrial Safety Audit he or she will make recommendations that could have a profound effect on the overall operating performance of the machine. This is particularly true when the Industrial Safety Audit determines that there are compliance issues that need to be addressed. Corrections often involve the redesign of [...]

8 11, 2019

Can Machinery Have Multiple Safety Issues?

By |PHSR|

Ensuring safety in your facility should be a top priority. Besides the well-being of your workers, safety is a good business move. Accidents can be costly and take away from your valuable production time. Machinery can have more than one safety issue, and a Pre-Start Health and Safety review can catch these issues before [...]

17 10, 2019

Best Practices to Design Safety System Solutions

By |PHSR|

It is imperative that you have the right safety solutions in your company. Not only will it keep you in compliance with the rules and regulations of your area, but it can also prevent costly accidents from occurring. Perhaps significantly, it will discourage the workers from suffering life changing injuries, such as amputations. You [...]

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