Jennifer Anderson

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Certificate of Recognition (COR): Business Value of COR Certificate of Recognition (COR): Business Value of COR Certificate of Recognition (COR): Business Value of COR Certificate of Recognition (COR): Business Value of COR


Being COR certified has many benefits. Find out the value of COR and what the certificate can bring to your business.

ISO 45001 - Meet the New Kid on the Block: An Introduction to the ISO Health and Safety Standard ISO 45001 - Meet the New Kid on the Block: An Introduction to the ISO Health and Safety Standard ISO 45001 - Meet the New Kid on the Block: An Introduction to the ISO Health and Safety Standard ISO 45001 - Meet the New Kid on the Block: An Introduction to the ISO Health and Safety Standard


Not familiar with ISO 45001? Learn what it is and what it means for your health and safety program.

Safe Driving Week Canada Safe Driving Week Canada Safe Driving Week Canada Safe Driving Week Canada


December 1-7 is National Safe Driving Week in Canada. Learn what safe driving habits are necessary for a safe ride during the winter season.

Home Fire Safety Week Home Fire Safety Week Home Fire Safety Week Home Fire Safety Week


Household fires kill and injure Canadians every day. Learn how you can prevent fires in the home, and some of the safety initiatives...

Diabetes Awareness Month Diabetes Awareness Month Diabetes Awareness Month Diabetes Awareness Month


November is Diabetes Awareness Month. Learn more about diabetes and how you can help spread the word about prevention.

National Seniors Safety Week National Seniors Safety Week National Seniors Safety Week National Seniors Safety Week


November 6-12 is National Seniors Safety Week in Canada. Learn how to help your loved ones, and the common safety concerns for this...

Cyber Security Awareness Month Cyber Security Awareness Month Cyber Security Awareness Month Cyber Security Awareness Month


October is cyber security awareness month. Learn why cyber security is a growing concern, and how you can protect yourself online.

National Disability Employment Awareness Month National Disability Employment Awareness Month National Disability Employment Awareness Month National Disability Employment Awareness Month


October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month. Learn what this means, and how you can get involved.

Hazard and Operability Study (HAZOP): Why It's Important for Safety Professionals Hazard and Operability Study (HAZOP): Why It's Important for Safety Professionals Hazard and Operability Study (HAZOP): Why It's Important for Safety Professionals Hazard and Operability Study (HAZOP): Why It's Important for Safety Professionals


Learn what a HAZOP study is, how it is used, and some pros and cons about using a HAZOP.

Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over


Drunk driving is one hundred percent preventable, yet continues to be prevalent on the roads across North America. Learn what initiatives...

Fire Prevention Week Fire Prevention Week Fire Prevention Week Fire Prevention Week


Each year the National Fire Protection Association celebrates Fire Safety Week. Here's a recap of events and how fire safety awareness is...

National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month: September National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month: September National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month: September National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month: September


September is National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month. Learn what substances are most abused in the construction industry, and...

Proper Ventilation to Improve Indoor Air Quality Proper Ventilation to Improve Indoor Air Quality Proper Ventilation to Improve Indoor Air Quality Proper Ventilation to Improve Indoor Air Quality


Indoor air quality is a growing concern for office staff. Learn about ventilation techniques and how proper ventilation can improve air...

Immunization Awareness in the Workplace Immunization Awareness in the Workplace Immunization Awareness in the Workplace Immunization Awareness in the Workplace


Keeping yourself safe at work includes safe-guarding your health and overall well-being. Learn why you should keep your immunizations up to...

Emergency Preparedness and Response Plans Emergency Preparedness and Response Plans Emergency Preparedness and Response Plans Emergency Preparedness and Response Plans


It’s a myth that your little corner of the world is immune to disasters—natural or manmade. California is not the only state that suffers...

UV Risk in the Workplace UV Risk in the Workplace UV Risk in the Workplace UV Risk in the Workplace


July is National UV Safety Month. Find out how you can protect yourself and your employees from harmful UV radiation.

Preventing Falls From Roofs Preventing Falls From Roofs Preventing Falls From Roofs Preventing Falls From Roofs


Falls are the number one cause of death in the construction industry. Learn how to protect your employees from falls from roofs.

Transient Workers vs Temporary Workers: Know Your Training Obligations Transient Workers vs Temporary Workers: Know Your Training Obligations Transient Workers vs Temporary Workers: Know Your Training Obligations Transient Workers vs Temporary Workers: Know Your Training Obligations


Transient workers and temporary workers fall into different categories with different legislation protecting the interests of each type of...

Q&A by Jennifer Anderson



Air pollution is the release into the atmosphere of various gases, solids, or liquid aerosols that exceed the capacity of the environment...


Pollutants are introduced through direct or indirect human intervention of substances into the environment. These pollutants result in harm...

What is the difference between a safety officer and a safety engineer? What is the difference between a safety officer and a safety engineer? What is the difference between a safety officer and a safety engineer? What is the difference between a safety officer and a safety engineer?


The responsibility of a safety officer is to ensure that safety procedures and processes are carried out by the workforce in a way that...

What is the difference between an acute hazard and a chronic hazard? What is the difference between an acute hazard and a chronic hazard? What is the difference between an acute hazard and a chronic hazard? What is the difference between an acute hazard and a chronic hazard?


Chronic and acute hazards can be compared to acute and chronic illnesses. A hazard is acute when it's extremely severe, short-term, and...


Legislation refers to laws that have been enacted and must be followed. Employers and employees who fail to follow the legislation can be...

What is the life expectancy of fall protection equipment? What is the life expectancy of fall protection equipment? What is the life expectancy of fall protection equipment? What is the life expectancy of fall protection equipment?


Since it often gets used every day, fall protection like harnesses, lanyards, and connecting devices will gradually wear even if they are...

Can I use an energy absorbing laynard with an SRL? Can I use an energy absorbing laynard with an SRL? Can I use an energy absorbing laynard with an SRL? Can I use an energy absorbing laynard with an SRL?


Energy absorbing lanyards are also known as shock absorbing lanyards. They are connecting devices used with safety harnesses, the purpose...

How much clearance do you need for fall protection? How much clearance do you need for fall protection? How much clearance do you need for fall protection? How much clearance do you need for fall protection?


Among the most common causes of injuries in the workplace, falls result in both accidents and injuries. It is the responsibility of each...


Impact resistance relates to direct current (DC), whereas impact reactance is a concept that applies to alternating current (AC). Impact...


The Enform H2S Alive course is recognized by every company in the upstream oil and gas industry. It is an eight-hour course which includes...