National School Safety Week

At the beginning of a school year, students are commuting to school by foot, by bicycle, by bus and by family car.  It is a strategic time to remind all parties involved that with awareness and education, children can get to school and back home again safely.  Other topics covered by Canada Safety Council include emergency preparedness and other environmental safety concerns.

Cyber Bullying

From Facebook and Twitter to cell phones and iPhones, teens are in constant communication with one another. Teens’ worlds are progressively becoming more wireless and mobile. Students are using Social Networking Sites (SNS) more than ever, up 18 per cent since 2006....

Allergy Safe Schools

Approximately 1.3 million Canadians, or four per cent of the population currently live with food allergies, and more than 50 per cent of Canadians know someone with a life-threatening allergy. Anaphylaxis is a serious allergic reaction. It can develop within seconds...

Give Children the Right of Way

Everyone using Canadian roadways has a role to play concerning safety around school-aged pedestrians, cyclists and school buses. The rules governing the behaviour of drivers sharing the road with school buses are designed to give the best possible outcome of safe...