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Electrocution

A discussion of electrocution including statistics, types of hazards, case studies and methods to avoid electrocutions....

Deaths and Injuries Involving Elevators and Escalators - A Report of the Center To Protect Workers' Rights

An in-depth report on the causes of injuries and deaths working near elevators and escalators and how to work more safely....

Control of Hazardous Energy (Lockout/Tagout)

Template for a lockout/tagout program....

Confined Space Entry

A presentation on the confined space standard, including definitions, explanations of hazards and information on how to comply....

Contractor Safety a Growing Issue

A presentation on the necessity and benefits of having a comprehensive safety program and an introduction to the requirements of a program....

Excavation and Safety Program - Worker's Manual

Information on the aspects of an excavation and trenching safety program with a focus on the worker. Part of a collection. Click on the 'collection' b...

Safety & Health Program

A template for a safety and health program that is applicable to construction....

Excavation and Trenching Safety Program - Project Manager's Manual

An in-depth manual on how to set up an excavation and trenching safety program – focused on the project manager. Part of a collection. Click on the...

Occupational Health and Safety Act and Regulations for Construction Projects

Detailed description of changes to Canada’s Occupational Health and Safety Act and Regulations for Construction Projects...

Scaffolds - Tips for Safe Work

This CPWR Hazard Alert on Scaffolds discusses the main causes of injuries and deaths when using scaffolds and describes steps that can be taken to min...