Get to know the Ontario Mine Contractors Safety Association

Get to know the Ontario Mine Contractors Safety Association

Established in 1965, the OMCSA continues its important role of improving the health and safety of its member firms and their employees by sharing innovations, ideas and recommendations within the mining industry with the ultimate goal of achieving ZERO HARM. “There is no Competition in Safety” is a quote you will often hear from their members:

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5 Key Principles for More Effective OHS

5 Key Principles for More Effective OHS

Many employers now choose to integrate prevention in their global corporate organization by implementing an occupational health and safety management. This approach can also promote ongoing sustainable health and safety improvement, but to be really efficient, five key principles must be considered:

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When OHS goes hand in hand with productivity

When OHS goes hand in hand with productivity

Each day, managers are concerned about production, quality, costs and respecting allocated budgets. Reports, meetings, verifications and action plans are used to ensure that our various objectives are achieved. Many continuous improvement methodologies such as Six Sigma, Value-Added Production and Lean Manufacturing were put in place to help companies better perform and meet the expectations of shareholders and owners.

Are you concerned about safety in your workplace? Is your occupational health and safety performance your daily preoccupation?

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