8 Main WHMIS Symbols And Their Classes
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8 Main WHMIS Symbols And Their Classes

WHMIS Symbols are symbols representing the different hazard categories in the Canadian standard (WHMIS 2015 regulation) used in the classification and labeling of chemicals. What is WHMIS WHMIS which represents (Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System) is a hazardous product regulation system that helps identify the hazards of products like chemical and infectious agents. WHMIS groups…

What is a STOP Program in HSE

What is a STOP Program in HSE

The STOP program in HSE is a behavioral-based safety program designed to prevent injuries and occupational illnesses in the workplace. “STOP” in the STOP program means – Safety Training Observation Programme. This program involves training, observation, corrections, and STOP work authority. This program is solely based on observation since other actions to be taken will be…

Why Is Health And Safety Important In A Fitness Environment?

Why Is Health And Safety Important In A Fitness Environment?

Health and safety are important in a fitness environment, the same way health and safety are important in every other environment. A fitness environment is a training facility, i.e., personal or public such as a gym designed to help individuals strengthen their bodies, keeping them in shape to fight off illness and prevent it from…

How to Put Out Grease Fires: Best Extinguisher to Use

How to Put Out Grease Fires: Best Extinguisher to Use

Grease fires are fires that are caused by overheating of grease; i.e., when the grease is too hot. There are generally two (2) types of grease, lubricating grease which is mostly found in the workplace, and cooking grease & oil mostly found in commercial kitchens. Lubricating grease is less flammable compared to cooking grease. Over…