June 2, 2016 - National Safety Apparel (NSA) has acquired Drifire from Optimer Brands, based in Chicago, Ill. Drifire calls itself “a brand of technologically-advanced performance safety apparel that was born on the battlefield to protect military personnel”. Today the line is used in a variety of industries, which include power generation, petrochemical, and more.
May 3, 2016 - The Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) has announced the winners of the national Focus on Safety Youth Video Contest 2016. Congrats to everyone who made the cut!
April 12, 2016 - The Ontario government says it will help protect workers on the job by launching more than 20 targeted blitzes at workplaces across the province over the next year.
March 31, 2016 - For faulty electrical work that left one man dead, ESA reports 1137749 Ontario Ltd.—dba as Pro-Teck Electric—was fined $537,500 in a Niagara Falls, Ont., court yesterday—the largest fine in the history of electrical contractor licensing in Ontario.
March 10, 2016 - Tomorrow, March 11, marks the 5th anniversary of the earthquake and tsunami that damaged the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear facility, and Bruce Power says Canada’s nuclear operators recognized the importance of building on lessons from this event—despite the significant differences within the Canadian context—to make nuclear facilities safer and strong.
February 29, 2016 - The organization running a campground in Corinth, N.Y., is facing $187,000 in fines for exposing its employees to numerous electrical hazards.
February 29, 2016 - The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) is celebrating its 70th anniversary this year. Congratulations!
NEMRA Annual Conference 2018
January 31-3, 2018
Electrical Inspectors Assoc. of Alberta 2018 annual conference
February 2-3, 2018
NAILD Innovation Conference 2018
February 13-16, 2018