June 12, 2018

Confession: I call my kid ‘dumbass’

Yep, it’s true. Dumbass. To her face. All the time. Mind you. I pronounce it dum-bass. And she knows it means ‘I love you’. But still. […]
May 9, 2018

New Safety Legislation – I Bet You’ve Got Questions!

So, have you heard about Alberta OHS’s new Act, An Act to Protect the Health and Well-Being of Working Albertans? We’ve had a ton of people […]
April 4, 2018

Safety Should Never Be a Burden

Too often I hear from clients that they don’t want safety to be a burden on their business. And as a small business owner I totally […]
January 24, 2018

Safety Isn’t Just for Construction Sites

In 1988, I (Dean) was a skinny, eager high school student with his first real job. That real job was working in a retail clothing store […]
November 6, 2017

A False Sense of Security

It is unfortunate that humans have not developed to the point where we don’t need practical self-defense, but the reality is there are people out there […]
October 2, 2017

Mental Health, the Workplace and You

Picture someone: they eat a lot of junk food and have a pretty poor diet in general. They don’t exercise, they have a sedentary job, they […]
September 4, 2017

Why yesterday was so important

Happy Day-After-Labour-Day, everyone! We hope you all enjoyed a well deserved long weekend. For our part, we headed to the mountains, spending time with family in […]
September 4, 2017

Here’s why your team works safely

Last month, we asked frontline workers across Alberta to share why they follow safety rules at work. We knew what we expected to hear, and we […]