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SPI Events

Each year, SPI organizes several FREE events such as:

  • Lunch and Learn – Lunch Conferences
  • Webinars
  • Think Prevention Roadshow

The purpose of these events is to educate workers and employers, and have them reflect on the importance and benefits of good corporate health and safety management. Our specialists will inform you about industry news, such as new standards or even revisions, new innovative product technologies, training based on available applications and more.

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Here is the schedule of our events for 2019:


June 13, 2019
How to avoid occupational vision loss
Did you know that according to the Canadian National Institute for the Blind, over 700 CANADIAN workers PER DAY sustain eye injuries on the job, resulting in lost time and/or temporary or permanent vision loss. Sign up for this FREE webinar to understand the various hazards associated with eye injuries in workplaces and the key elements of a risk analysis.

June 27 2019
Secure your confined space entries and plan a rescue without entry
Do you have the competencies to manage confined space entry within your organization or perform confined space rescue? Are you certain that the type of rescue you have planned is adequate according to the confined space configuration and the type of work done? Participate in this FREE webinar to develop your planning skills for confined space.


October 10, 2019
Water extinguisher in an electrical room: why is it a bad idea?
Every fire extinguisher is used in a particular way and reason. Discover those reasons and the different applications for fire extinguishers, based on the environment. We will also show you the proper way to use a fire extinguisher and what maintenance is required for your devices.


November 7, 2019
Back of hand protection: ensure your safety!
Come learn more about the changes to the ANSI standard (and the reasons behind this change). Also, we will discuss the costs of injuries to the back of the hand, and how to choose the right protection.

Lunch and learn
November 13, 2019
Respiratory insufficiency in confined spaces: what if it happened to you?
Why is respiratory protection so important? How to be protected when faced with an immediate danger to life or health? What are the risks of different contaminants in confined spaces? What are the needs for personal protective equipment according to the risks?

November 20, 2019
Occupational hearing loss: easy to avoid
The ear fit validation system is relatively new and allows you to better select your hearing protection. Find out how our hearing protection program can help you better manage your risks.


Decemebr 4, 2019
CSA Z462: Determining your incidental energy and the calorie/cm2 approach
Sign up for this webinar and discover, among other things, why an incidental energy study is important, as well as its steps and cost.