Why do some workers take risks?

Published on 11/8/2017
Why do some workers take risks?

Many of us take risks in their daily lives, such as using our cell phone while driving or exceeding the speed limits, while fortunately avoiding any potential injury and damage. We are rewarded by a certain convenience when we take risks, such as apparent time savings as well as the tacit approval of observers who do not oppose our risky behaviour.

The SPI experts answer your questions!

Published on 9/20/2017
The SPI experts answer your questions!

Since June 2017, SPI produces each week an instructional video on important occupational health and safety topics. Designed to answer your OHS questions, these one-minute videos address almost every health and safety topics.

Construction workers: 3 or 4 times more accidents

Published on 6/7/2017
Construction workers: 3 or 4 times more accidents

In Canada, more than 450 workers were killed and 63 000 were injured over the last ten years. These injuries cost the Canadian society nearly 19.8 billion dollars each year in health care expenditures and reduced productivity, hospitalizations, disabilities and premature deaths

SME: Plan your OHS costs

Published on 11/28/2014
SME: Plan your OHS costs

For a small or medium-sized company, unforeseen costs related to occupational health and safety may be a great burden!