Wednesday, November 21st, 2018
Checklist on how to prepare your contractors for the WHMIS 2015 deadline
Tuesday, November 13th, 2018
As an employer with hazardous products in our workplace when do I need to check my SDSs
Friday, November 9th, 2018
As a supplier of hazardous product when do I need to review my SDSs under WHMIS 2015 now that the 3-year rule is gone?

If you are a supplier, under WHMIS 2015, you need to ensure the SDS and label is accurate at the time of every sale and importation of the hazardous product.
Tuesday, September 25th, 2018
What is an Exposure Control Plan (ECP)?

An Exposure Control Plan (ECP) is a product of an organization’s chemical or health and safety management system that provides direction and expectations to prevent exposures to workers.
Monday, August 13th, 2018
By John Artym, Vice President of CHAMP
Wednesday, June 27th, 2018
Alberta Bill 30 makes a distinction between education and training as does WHMIS 2015.
Tuesday, June 26th, 2018
WHMIS training should be updated as necessary or when significant information has changed. WHMIS training should be provided by the employer when a new employee is hired
Thursday, June 21st, 2018
The answer to who needs training and the extent of WHMIS education and training is something a company needs to consider. Everyone needs the basics.
Wednesday, June 6th, 2018
There are many options for Safety Data Sheet authoring on the market. Here are some red flags we see when examining SDSs written by low-cost providers and automated authoring programs. The results are poorly written SDSs that do not conform to GHS standards, provide inaccurate information and can even be non-compliant.
Monday, May 28th, 2018
Does one SDS work now for all countries since it is a Globally Harmonized System(GHS)? Although the GHS has introduced standardized communication for Labels and Safety Data Sheets, countries have adopted these standards into their own legislation, and SDSs still vary significantly by country.
Tuesday, April 17th, 2018
Do you have Concurrent or Simultaneous Operations in your organization? Could one operator’s tasks be unknowingly generating health hazards for others? Learn how to quickly Identify, Communicate and Control Chemical Hazards and Health Risk at these job sites. Our safety expert John Artym and Industrial Hygienist Mike Phibbs CIH ROH face off.
Friday, March 16th, 2018
March 3rd was World Hearing Day. It is well known that exposure to noise levels in the workplace can cause hearing loss.  However, you may not be aware that exposure to certain chemicals in the workplace as well as medication you may take on a regular basis can also damage your hearing. These chemicals are said to be ototoxic (oto = ear, toxic = poisonous).