Substance abuse: major public health concern

Substance abuse is a major public health concern at the best of times. In the context of a global pandemic, it’s more important than ever to shine a light on the issue. November is National Community Safety and Crime Prevention Month, and this year the Canada Safety...

It’s Not Worth the Risk!

Risk factors are everywhere in our day-to-day lives. Some risks are manageable, some are questionable… and some just simply aren’t worth the risk. To mark National Road Safety Week, May 18 – 24, the Canada Safety Council and the Canadian Association of Chiefs of...

Look After Your Mental Health

The past few months have offered some of the most unique and challenging times in Canadian history. Adapting to a new situation takes time, effort and patience. As we’ve begun to settle into the new routines required by COVID-19 mitigation efforts, a few unintended...

Safety Basics Can’t be Overlooked on the Farm

Amid COVID-19 anxiety that continues to impact workers across Canada, the agricultural industry continues to face shifting priorities, juggling mitigation efforts and workforce impacts with a litany of daily chores, maintenance and upkeep. National Farm Safety Week is...

Don’t Overlook Swimming Lessons

In the summer months, especially as the heat rises across the country, there’s not much more tantalizing than the call of a cool, crisp body of water. Whether it’s swimming, boating, fishing or any number of other recreational activities, the common denominator is a...

COVID-19 Update

The Canada Safety Council (CSC) stands in support of preventative efforts to limit the spread of COVID-19.  Under these most unusual circumstances we will continue to provide the services and support you expect but we will do so while working away from the office.  At present, our plan is to operate remotely from the CSC offices and in closely monitoring the progression of this communal challenge we will update as necessary.  Please feel free to connect with us using all regular channels of communication.


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