CNESST Seminars Recap: What to remember?
MSK Canada was present at three regional seminars organized by the CNESST.
MCEE 2019 Recap: Roof fall protection is important for HVAC industry
The largest meeting place for HVAC industry in Eastern Canada took place in Montreal April 24 and 25.
Amendment to the Occupational Health and Safety Regulations (OHSR)
On January 3, 2019, amendments to the OHSR came into force regarding the prevention of falls from height. As part of the amendment to the Occupational Health and Safety Act (Chapter S-2.1, s. 223), the configuration of VSS SafetyLine, the warning line systems from Delta Prevention manufacturer, was adapted. Here are the new regulations:
Roof Fall Protection: 2 Essential Pieces of Equipment
Workers are exposed to risks when working on a roof. To eliminate any risk, certain elements must be taken into account, such as the different equipment to be used. It is therefore essential to equip your workers safely. And for complete roof fall protection, employers must also invest in fixed protective equipment, which is essential at heights.