Commercial Diving Safety | Sécurité de la plongée à des fins commerciales

[TITLE: Commercial Diving Safety] My name is Marcel Labelle and I’m a Health and Safety Inspector for the Ontario Ministry of Labour. Today we’re at the Ragged Rapids Ontario Power Generation dam. There’s a diving project being conducted here for care and maintenance in which stop logs will be checked for seals and removal with […]

Leave the desk job behind with Simone Hewitt (Video)

♪MUSIC♪ (BACKGROUND SOUNDS) My Grandpa was a handyman, my Stepdad was an electrician for a long time. You can say trades runs in my family. I love all trades. I’m a fitter, I want to get my welding ticket, my gas and maybe even plumbing one day. ♪MUSIC♪ (BACKGROUND SOUNDS) I love working with my […]

Manual materials handling on a construction project

[TITLE: Manual materials handling on a construction project] Kevin Gillespie: My name’s Kevin Gillespie. I’m the regional ergonomist for the Ontario Ministry of Labour’s eastern region. Banner: “University of Waterloo, Ergonomics Lab” Kevin: An ergonomist is a person that focuses on matching the demands of the job to the physical capabilities of the individual. Ed […]