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CCOHS produces monthly podcasts on a wide variety of topics related to workplace health and safety. Each episode is designed to keep you current with information, tips and insights into the health, safety and well-being of working Canadians. Best of all, they’re FREE! Take a listen to an episode of Health and Safety To Go! You can download the audio segment to your computer or MP3 player and listen to it at your own convenience . . . or on the go!

CCOHS produces monthly podcasts on a wide variety of topics related to workplace health and safety. Each episode is designed to keep you current with information, tips and insights into the health, safety and well-being of working Canadians. Best of all, they’re FREE! Take a listen to an episode of Health and Safety To Go! You can download the audio segment to your computer or MP3 player and listen to it at your own convenience . . . or on the go!
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CCOHS produces monthly podcasts on a wide variety of topics related to workplace health and safety. Each episode is designed to keep you current with information, tips and insights into the health, safety and well-being of working Canadians. Best of all, they’re FREE! Take a listen to an episode of Health and Safety To Go! You can download the audio segment to your computer or MP3 player and listen to it at your own convenience . . . or on the go!

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Episodes

Artificial Intelligence: Managing the Positive and Negative Implications for Workers.

9/20/2019
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The spread of artificial intelligence into science, society, and the workplace is a revolutionary change that will have profound impact on not only jobs but also on the well-being of workers. Bill Wilkerson, Executive Chairman of Mental Health International authored a recently published report entitled One Human One Not: Mental Health in the Era of Artificial Intelligence. In this episode Bill shares his views and findings from the report and recommends that AI be managed carefully to...

Duration:00:15:58

Minimizing the Risks: Health and Safety Tips for Truck Drivers

8/19/2019
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From working long days, driving long distances, and the pressures of meeting delivery deadlines, truck drivers work under unique conditions that present many health and safety challenges. In this podcast episode, the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) shares steps that both employers and workers can take to minimize the health and safety risks that come with long-haul trucking. Released:File Size: Length:

Duration:00:05:49

Réduire les risques : Conseils de santé et de sécurité pour les camionneurs

8/19/2019
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Qu’il s’agisse de longues journées de travail, de parcourir de longues distances ou de respecter les délais de livraison, les camionneurs travaillent dans des conditions uniques qui présentent de nombreux défis en matière de santé et de sécurité. Dans ce balado, le Centre canadien d’hygiène et de sécurité au travail (CCHST) présente des mesures que les employeurs et les travailleurs peuvent prendre pour minimiser les risques pour la santé et la sécurité associés au camionnage sur longue...

Duration:00:07:36

Harcèlement au travail

8/15/2019
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Commérages, intimidation et comportement offensant. Sont-ils présents dans votre milieu de travail? Est-ce que l’un de vos collègues ou vous-même en êtes victime? Il ne s’agit que de quelques exemples de harcèlement. Écoutez et découvrez des trucs et des conseils à mesure que vous en apprenez davantage sur le harcèlement en milieu de travail. Date de diffusion :Taille du fichier :Durée :

Duration:00:29:08

Harassment in the Workplace

7/31/2019
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Gossip, intimidation, and offensive behavior. These are just a few examples of harassment. Do they exist in your workplace? Are you or a co-worker the victim? Listen to this interview and discover tips and advice as you learn more about harassment in the workplace. Released:File Size: Length:

Duration:00:08:09

Occupational Disease and Prevention with Valerie Wolfe

6/26/2019
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Valerie Wolfe is the Regional Executive Director of Occupational Health Clinics for Ontario Workers (OHCOW), who, in collaboration with CCOHS, has developed and launched, the website Prevent Occupational Disease. In this podcast interview Valerie Wolfe discusses occupational disease and prevention. Released:File Size: Length: ******* « Occupational Disease and Prevention with Valerie Wolfe » Valerie Wolfe est directrice régionale principale des Centres de santé des travailleurs (ses) de...

Duration:00:20:43

Peer-to-Peer Support and Mental Health in the Workplace: An Interview with Steve Tizzard

5/3/2019
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Steve Tizzard, Radio Operator on the Hibernia Platform in the North Atlantic Ocean, shares his experience working in isolation, away from family and friends, and what catapulted him to champion a mental health peer-to-peer support program in his workplace. Released:File Size: Length: ******* « Peer-to-Peer Support and Mental Health in the Workplace: An Interview with Steve Tizzard » Steve Tizzard, opérateur radio sur la plateforme Hibernia, dans l’océan Atlantique nord, parlera de son...

Duration:00:08:33

Day of Mourning: Lisa Kadosa’s Story

4/16/2019
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Threads of Life speaker Lisa Kadosa shares her family’s story of how a workplace tragedy impacted their lives and what she’s doing now to spread awareness about prevention. Released:File Size: Length:

Duration:00:09:48

Jour de deuil : L’histoire de Lisa Kadosa

4/16/2019
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Lisa Kadosa, conférencière de Fil de vie, parle de la tragédie en milieu de travail qui a bouleversé sa vie et celle de sa famille et des efforts qu’elle déploie pour sensibiliser la population à la prévention. Date de diffusion :Taille du fichier :Durée :

Duration:00:08:24

Confined Spaces: No Small Danger

3/25/2019
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Toxic air, flammable vapours and the only way out is through a small opening – this situation is just one of many scenarios that describe what it’s like to work in a confined space. While hazards can be found in every type of workspace, confined spaces have the potential to be even more hazardous. In this podcast, CCOHS shares tips to identify and control the hazards and risks when working in confined spaces. Released:File Size:Length:

Duration:00:05:05

Les espaces clos : un danger à ne pas négliger

3/25/2019
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De l’air toxique, des vapeurs inflammables, et une seule issue se trouvant de l’autre côté d’une petite ouverture : voilà un des nombreux scénarios pouvant décrire les conditions de travail dans un espace clos. Bien qu’on puisse trouver des dangers dans tous les types d’espaces de travail, les espaces clos peuvent s’avérer encore plus dangereux. Dans ce balado, le CCHST donne des conseils pour cerner et maîtriser les dangers et les risques associés aux travaux dans des espaces clos.

Duration:00:05:54

Bullying in the Workplace: 6 Tips for Prevention

2/22/2019
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Bullying in the workplace is recognized as a serious problem that can cause undue stress, anxiety, and low morale among workers. In this episode, the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) lists types of bullying behaviour, the psychological impacts it can have, and provides tips for prevention. Released:File Size:Length:

Duration:00:04:28

L’intimidation en milieu de travail : six conseils de prévention

2/22/2019
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L’intimidation en milieu de travail est reconnue comme un grave problème qui cause un stress et une anxiété inutiles et qui mine le moral des travailleurs. Dans cet épisode, le Centre canadien d’hygiène et de sécurité au travail (CCHST) présente les types de comportements intimidants et leurs effets psychologiques possibles, et donne des conseils en matière de prévention.

Duration:00:05:13

8 Tips to Make Your Health and Safety Committee Meetings Effective

1/23/2019
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The success of a joint health and safety committee depends partly on how well the committee meetings are organized and conducted. In this episode, the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety shares 8 tips to help make your health and safety committee meetings effective. Released:File Size:Length:

Duration:00:03:09

8 conseils pour rendre les réunions de votre comité de santé et de sécurité plus efficaces

1/23/2019
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La réussite d’un comité mixte de santé et de sécurité au travail dépend en partie de la façon dont les réunions sont organisées et structurées. Dans cet épisode, le Centre canadien d’hygiène et de sécurité au travail vous fait découvrir 8 astuces pour améliorer l’efficacité des réunions de votre comité de santé et de

Duration:00:04:29

Looking Forward

12/18/2018
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Anne Tennier, President and Chief Executive Officer at the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) shares a holiday message along with her thoughts on the importance of collaboration, and what to look for in occupational health and safety in the new year.

Duration:00:05:19

Prochaines étapes

12/18/2018
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Anne Tennier, présidente et chef de direction du Centre canadien d’hygiène et de sécurité au travail (CCHST), livre un message de meilleurs vœux et discute de l’importance de la collaboration et de ce qui s’en vient en matière de santé et de sécurité au travail dans la prochaine année.

Duration:00:06:15

Carbon Monoxide : Odorless, Colourless, and Deadly

11/29/2018
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Every year in Canada, hundreds of workers experience carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning. Many survive, but others are not so fortunate. During the winter months, this odourless, colourless, deadly gas creeps back into the spotlight. The heightened concern is due in part to the increased use of furnaces, space heaters and generators, as we try to escape the cold, but also because of the use of fuel burning tools indoors. Understand the hazards of carbon monoxide and how to prevent carbon monoxide...

Duration:00:07:00

Le monoxyde de carbone : inodore, incolore et mortel

11/29/2018
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Chaque année, des centaines de travailleurs sont victimes d'un empoisonnement au monoxyde de carbone (CO). Bon nombre d'entre eux y survivent, mais d'autres n'ont pas cette chance. Au cours des mois d'hiver, ce gaz inodore, incolore et mortel revient insidieusement au premier plan. L'inquiétude grandissante à cet égard est due en partie à la recrudescence de notre utilisation des chaudières, des radiateurs et des générateurs pour tenter d'échapper au froid, mais elle est également due à...

Duration:00:07:17

Accommodating Scent Sensitivities in the Workplace

10/4/2018
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Help your co-workers to breathe easy by maintaining a fragrance-free workplace. This podcast discusses the issues of scents sensitivities in the workplace and provides information on how fragrances can impact the health of your coworkers.

Duration:00:04:13