Men in the trades are at a higher risk of opioid overdose than most other industries.
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How a Prison in the Mediterranean may change how I think about safety
What do Brene Brown, Simon Sinek and Adam Grant all have in common with a prison in Cyprus?
Are we looking at the mental impact of workplace incidents?
I have worked as a health & safety professional for the last 15 years. Compared to some people, this is not a long time. I met my mentor when I first started, and that was after he retired as a Ministry of Labour Inspector. At 77, I think he is now ready to retire. ButContinue reading “Are we looking at the mental impact of workplace incidents?”
Why I cringe when I watch TV
I have a confession to make. There are times when I will binge watch HGTV. I will sit on my couch all day long and watch a marathon of the latest and greatest home reno shows. The artist in me likes to see how they reno or modify a space. At the same time, theContinue reading “Why I cringe when I watch TV”
Who is the Employer: the Frachisor or the Franchisee?
In Canada right now, there are over 76,000 franchises from about 1200 companies. Approximately 45% of all retail sales are generated by a franchised business. (Source: http://www.frnachise101.net) A franchise, according to Franchise Direct Canada) is where a business owner (franchisor) grants to investors (franchisee) the right to operate a business in the manner and styleContinue reading “Who is the Employer: the Frachisor or the Franchisee?”