Peace and Harmony in Health and Safety

One of the hardest things to do in health and safety is to manage the work with the money you have to get it done. Obviously, you want to get the work done and protect your workers, but you don’t want to spend thousands of dollars doing it and being overpriced...

Being the Health and Safety Coordinator at a HVAC Company

Being the Health and Safety Coordinator for a busy Heating and Refrigeration company definitely comes with some challenges.  Pro-West Refrigeration is diversified and works on commercial, residential and heavy duty applications. This means the job scope can vary...

Sub-Contractors and your Health and Safety Program

The first myth we need to disburse is that you are somehow not responsible for your sub-contractors health and safety while they are working on your job site or working in your name.  This is not even a gray area anymore. For example WCB in British Columbia looks at...

Setting Up Safety Programs in Multiple Provinces

Before you move to another province you should research the different certifying partners in that province and choose one that is very similar to your initial safety program. In all provinces with the exception of British Columbia you are free to choose which ever...