Keeping Your Canadian Business in Compliance with H&S Regulations

Each year the Ontario Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development schedules provincial health and safety compliance initiatives in specific sectors to protect workers’ rights under both the Occupational Health and Safety Act and the Employment Standards Act, and enhance employers’ awareness of their responsibilities. The Ontario Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development is

Diversity — It’s In Our DNA

Diversity is such a buzzword nowadays, especially in the corporate world. But what does it really mean, and why is it important? According to Merriam-Webster, diversity is defined as: “the condition of having or being composed of differing elements.”   Think about that for a second: differing elements. Diversity is not just about having a

EHS Support to Attend NAMI Conference

From March 28-30, EHS Support’s Liz Hoerning and James Dodd will be attending the North American Meat Institute (NAMI) Environment, Labor and Safety Conference in San Antonio, TX. Headquartered in Washington, D.C., NAMI is a trade association that represents companies that process 95 percent of beef, pork, veal, and 70 percent of turkey products in

EHS Support Launches Research for Pump-and-Treat Optimization

It may sound like a roadside stop for gas and ice cream, but pump-and-treat is actually a common solution for cleaning up contaminated groundwater. In this method, groundwater is pumped from wells to above-ground treatment systems that remove contaminants such as industrial solvents, metals, and fuel oil. The problem is it’s a complicated and time-consuming